The first 50 MW unit of 100 MW Sainj Hydro Power project of Himachal Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (HPPCL) has been commissioned and synchronised with northern grid through Parvati-Kol Dam transmission line.
Production has started in the 100 MW Sainj Hydro Electric Project. The project will generate 322 million units of electricity per annum earning revenue of around Rs 100 crore.
On this occasion, Director (Electricity), Himachal Pradesh Power Corporation, congratulated the Engineers and other employees of Sainj hydroelectric project for achieving the goal and appreciated the contribution of everybody.
Sainj Hydroelectric Project is a run-of-river development on river Sainj, a tributary of Beas river in Kullu district. The project comprises a diversion barrage on the river Sainj near Niharni village and an underground powerhouse on the right bank of river Sainj near Siund village.