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November 19, 2021

Sankosh / Sunkosh, Bhutan

By Carmen

< p > Sankosh / Sunkosh is a 2 , 584 . 99MW hydro power project . It is planned on Sankosh river / basin in Sarpang , Bhutan . The project is currently in permitting stage . It will be developed in multiple phases . The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2028 . p >< p >< table >< thead >< th > Project Type th >< th > Total Capacity ( MW ) th >< th > Active Capacity ( MW ) th >< th > Pipeline Capacity ( MW ) th >< th > Project Status th >< th > Project Location th >< th > Project Developer th > thead >< tbody >< td > Hydropower td >< td > 2 , 584 . 99 td >< td >- td >< td > 2 , 584 . 99 td >< td > Permitting td >< td > Sarpang , Bhutan td >< td > THDC India td > tbody > table > p >< p >< b > Description b >< br />< br /> The project is being developed and currently owned by THDC India .< br />< br /> Sankosh / Sunkosh is a reservoir based project . The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 1 , 349 . 8 million cubic meter . The project is expected to generate 6 , 365 . 39 GWh of electricity .< br />< br /> Sankosh / Sunkosh ( Sankosh Main Dam ) consists of 8 units of francis turbines with 312 . 5MW nameplate capacity .< br />< br /> Sankosh / Sunkosh ( Sankosh Regulating Dam ) consists of 3 units of francis turbines with 28 . 33MW nameplate capacity . p >< p >< b > Development Status b >< br />< br /> The project construction is expected to commence from 2024 . Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2028 . p >< p >< b > About THDC India b >< br />< br /> THDC India Ltd ( THDCIL ) formerly Tehri Hydro Development Corporation Ltd , subsidiary of NTPC Limited , is a renewable energy corporation that operates , develops , and maintains hydroelectric projects . The corporation offers services such as power project development and operation , corporate and project planning , construction management , design engineering , erection and commissioning , contracts management , project management , human resource management , financial management , and commercial management . Its projects include Tehri Dam and HPP , Patan Wind Power Project and Dhukwan SHP , among others . The corporation has its operations in Rishikesh and Tehri , India . THDCIL is headquartered in Rishikesh , Uttarakhand , India . p >< p >< b > Methodology b >< br />< br /> All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData s Power Intelligence Center . The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities , equipment manufacturers , developers , project proponent s news , deals and financial reporting , regulatory body , associations , government planning reports and publications . Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector . p >

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