Tanakpur Hydroelectric Power Station - Head regulator and Link Canal Project   
Project Code 6000005225
Project Name Tanakpur Hydroelectric Power Station - Head regulator and Link Canal Project
Project Type Capital Project Status Active
Sector Power Project Stage Planning
Project Cost Rs. 80.00 Cr.   Project Phase Clearances
NIC Subcode(s) Description
35101 Electric power generation by hydroelectric power plants
Facility Name Tanakpur Hydro Electric Power Station Status Running 
Sector Power Main Energy Source Water  
Commissioning Date 31-03-1992  Other Energy Sources Diesel  
Address Tanakpur Power Station, Banbassa P.O. Chandani,
Champawat, Uttarakhand
262310, India
Telephone 05943-263045
Fax 05943-263077
Owner National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited Website http://www.nhpcindia.com
Operator National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited Website http://www.nhpcindia.com

National Hydroelectric Power Corporation has been granted an amendment in its environment clearance for installation of a head regulator on the Indo-Nepal link canal at the existing 94.2 MW (3x31.4 MW) Tanakpur hydropower station barrage. The forest clearance has been obtained at the district level. Construction work is expected to start by Q2 2019. Currently, the owner is preparing tender documents for hiring contractor for soil testing, rock testing, and ground testing. Tenders for the same is expected soon. The project requirement are: head regulator, gates, and rope drum hoist, upstream bulkhead gate and monorail hoist, trash rack, downstream bulkhead gate and monorail hoist, among others.

RFQ for rock testing, ground testing, and soil testing contractor is expected by the mid-August 2018.

Expenditure Approval RFQ Date Release Date Start Date Completion Date Audit Date
Q4:2017 16/Aug/2018 20/Aug/2018 Q2:2019 Q3:2021 23/May/2019
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Name Project Role Designation Company City Phone Audit Date E-mail
Mr.Amitabh Jha Owner Chief Engineer National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited Champawat 05943 - 263071 23/05/2019