Sirkari Bhyol Rupsiabagar Greenfield Hydro Project   
Project Code 6000004778
Project Name Sirkari Bhyol Rupsiabagar Greenfield Hydro Project
Project Type Capital Project Status Active
Sector Power Project Stage Pre-Planning
Project Cost Rs. 1,233.79 Cr.   Project Phase Utility Studies
NIC Subcode(s) Description
35101 Electric power generation by hydroelectric power plants
Facility Name Sirkari Bhyol Rupsiabagar Hydroelectric Plant Status Planning 
Sector Power Main Energy Source Water  
Commissioning Date 03-2024  Other Energy Sources Diesel, Fuel Oil  
Address Sirkari Bhyol Rupsiabagar Hydroelectric Power Plant, Munsiyari,
Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand
262553, India
Telephone 0135-2531700
Fax -
Owner Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited Website
Operator Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited Website

Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited along with EIA consultant EQMS India Pvt Ltd is undertaking detailed project report activities for a greenfield 120 MW (3x40 MW) hydropower project on Goriganga river located at Munsiyari village in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand. The capacity has been degraded from 168 MW to 120 MW due to environmental flows. The project envisages construction of a 103m concrete gravity dam, 800m headrace tunnel, 580m pressure shaft, and a 16.5 m x 88 m size underground powerhouse. Techno-economic clearance is pending at CEA. Drilling activities for investigation purpose are yet to start. Further bids are expected soon. The project requirements are load cum excavator, hydraulic excavator, jackhammer, water sprinkler machine, aggregate crushing plant, grouting pump, needle vibrator, air-water jet blaster, drilling machines, DG sets, EOT crane, mobile crane, air compressor, tunnel boring machine (TBM), dozers, piles, gates and hydraulic hoists, spillway stop logs, valves, nozzles, intake trash rack, wheel gates, trash rack cleaning machine, penstock, actuation system, vertical Francis turbine, pumps, casing, runner blades, guide vanes, oil pressure unit, seal, generator and its control panel, guide bearings, protection relays, transformer and its auxiliaries, lightning arrester panels, excitation system and its auxiliaries, battery bank, SCADA, unit control board, sensors, console, display panels, gas insulated switch-gear and its auxiliaries - circuit breakers, isolators, capacitor bank, dis-connectors, governor panel, cables, transmission lines, among others.

RFQ for social impact assessment studies is expected by December 2018.

Expenditure Approval RFQ Date Release Date Start Date Completion Date Audit Date
Q1:2019 Dec/2018 Dec/2018 Q2:2020 Q3:2024 03/Apr/2019
Sell Electricity?
Buy Fuel? Fuel Name Diesel
Name Project Role Designation Company City Phone Audit Date E-mail
Mr.S. C. Baluni Owner General Manager (Projects) Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited Dehradun 0135 - 2531700 03/04/2019
Category Additional Details
  • HMI
  • Control Panel
  • Flapper Valve
  • Butterfly Valve
  • Francis Turbine
  • Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM)
  • Stairways
  • Scaffolding
  • Piling
  • Elevators
  • Cranes
  • Building Supports
  • Air
  • Centrifugal Pump
  • Hydraulic
  • Electro-mechanical
  • Wire
  • Transmission
  • Transformer
  • Powerhouse
  • DC System
  • Cables
  • Switchyard
  • Pre-action (Water) Sprinkler System
  • Portable Fire Extinguishers (Foam/CO2 type)
  • Fire Pump

Engineering Services
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
Contracting Services
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical