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Government of India
Ministry of Power
23-April-2013 16:54 IST
Hydel Power Projects in Jammu & Kashmir
NHPC Limited is operating 5 Hydro Power Stations totalling installed capacity of 1724 MW in J&K

 

NHPC Limited is operating 5 Hydro Power Stations totalling installed capacity of 1724 MW in J&K. The details of these Power Stations along with the installed capacity are given below.

 

No offer of Government of J&K for buy back of the Projects of NHPC in J&K State has been received.

 

Jammu and Kashmir

S No.

Project

Installed  Capacity (MW)

Status

1.

Salal

690

Commissioned in 1987

2.

Uri - I

480

Commissioned in 1997

3.

Dulhasti

390

Commissioned in 2007

4.

Sewa-II

120

Commissioned in 2010

5.

Chutak

44

Commissioned in 2013

 

Total

1724

 

 

 

Apart from above two units of Nimoo Bazgo Project each 15 MW have been synchronized at partial load and likely to be commissioned at full load by Oct,13.

 

This information was given by MoS (I/C) Power Sh. Jyotirditya M. Scindia in the Rajya Sabha today.

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