Varahi PSP is a 1,500MW hydro power project. It is planned on Varahi river/basin in Karnataka, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2029 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2033. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Karnataka Power.

Varahi PSP is a pumped storage project.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2029. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2033.

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About Karnataka Power

Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd (KPCL) is state-owned electric utility. It produces electricity using hydro, diesel, coal, wind and solar sources. Under long-term power purchase agreements, the company supplies power to state-owned power distribution utilities. KPCL has interests in various projects in the development phases. It also offers a wide range of consultancy services, from concept to commissioning; auxiliary services; and operates plants on engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) basis. KPCL is headquartered in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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