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PFC, REC signs MoU with KHEL for 600 MW Hydro Electric Project in Bhutan

Power Finance Corporation Ltd. (PFC) along with REC Ltd. signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kholongchhu Hydro Energy Ltd (KHEL) for extending a Term Loan of Rs.4058 Crore for 600 MW Hydro Electric Project at Trashi Yangtse, Bhutan. The project is proposed to be funded in a debt-equity ratio of 70:30 and the Term […]

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ANDRITZ wins contract of over Euro 50 million for hydropower project in Jammu and Kashmir

ANDRITZ has bagged a contract worth over Euro 50 million from Chenab Valley Power Projects for supplying the complete electro-mechanical equipment for the run-of-the-river Kiru hydropower plant in Jammu & Kashmir. The 624 Megawatt project is located on the Chenab river in Kishtwar district. Chenab Valley Power Projects is a joint venture company between state-owned […]

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Himachal CM lays stone for 240 MW Kuthed Hydro Electric Project

Chamba, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Tuesday inaugurated and laid foundation stones for developmental projects of Rs 209 crore in Bharmour and Pangi areas of Chamba district. He laid the foundation stone for 240 MW Kuthed Hydro Electric Project to be constructed at a cost of Rs 2,750 crore. He also laid […]

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Cabinet approves Kiru Hydro Electric Project in Jammu and Kashmir

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by PM Modi has approved the investment sanction for construction of Kiru Hydro Electric Project (624 MW) by Chenab Valley Power Projects Private Limited (CVPPPL) in Jammu and Kashmir. The project will be implemented at an estimated cost of Rs.4287.59 crore (at July, 2018 price level) which includes Interest […]

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BHEL Commissions 120 MW Pulichintala Hydro Electric project in Telangana

With the commissioning of the fourth and final 30 MW hydro generating unit, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the 120 MW Pulichintala Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in Telangana. The other three units of the 4×30 MW Pulichintala Hydro Electric Project, commissioned earlier by BHEL, have been operating successfully. Located in Suryapet district of […]

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Arunachal CM Khandu stresses on hydropower potential to transform state

Recalling years of economic struggle post-statehood in 1987, with lingering memories of war with China in 1962, Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Wednesday stressed the state’s hydropower potential to transform it into a progressive state of the country. Greeting people of the frontier state on the 72nd Independence Day, Khandu said: “Even though […]

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Watch: PM Modi Dedicates Kishanganga Hydropower Station to the Nation

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the Kishanganga Hydropower Station to the nation at a function in Srinagar. He also laid the foundation stone of Pakal Dul Power Project in Jammu & Kashmir and Srinagar Ring Road. 330 MW Kishanganga Hydropower Project, located in Bandipora District of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) is a run of […]

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BHEL commissions 330 MW Kishanganga Hydroelectric Project in Jammu & Kashmir

With the commissioning of the third 110 MW hydro generating unit, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the prestigious 330 MW Kishanganga Hydro-Electric Project (HEP) in Jammu & Kashmir (J&K). The first and second units of the project were also recently commissioned in the month of March, 2018. Notably, all the three units […]

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India looking to lower hydropower tariffs: Report

The government is considering lowering tariffs for new hydropower projects to help them compete against cheaper forms of electricity, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The power ministry has proposed excluding the costs of building infrastructure such as roads and bridges from tariffs to make new hydropower projects viable, the people said asking not […]

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