Sillahalla is a 2,000MW hydro power project. It is planned on Sillahalla river/basin in Tamil Nadu, India. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2025.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||2,000||–||2,000||Permitting||Tamil Nadu, India||Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution.
Sillahalla is a pumped storage project. The project cost is expected to be around $1,500m.
The hydro power project will consists of 8 turbines each with 250 MW nameplate capacity.
Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2025.
About Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution
Tamilnadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) is a subsidiary of TNEB( Tamilnadu Electricity Board) Limited that generates and distributes the electrical power. It provides services for the electric needs of the Tamilnadu state through four large thermal power stations. The corporation has two divisions one is Electricity generation wing and other is Electricity distribution wing. Its portfolio involves in generation of electricity through wind turbines. TANGEDCO is headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
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