Summary of under construction Hydro Electric Projects in India [Aug 2017]

Last Modified: Tue Aug 01 2017 17:01:27 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 43
    hydro-electric projects, with total generating capacity of 11,928 MW, are under construction.
  • 11,928 MW
    combined installed capacity (planned) of projects under construction.
  • 15
    of these are stalled due to financial constraints and other reasons according to Power Minister Piyush Goyal.
  • 5,992 MW
    generation capacity of the stalled projects.
  • Rs 27,027 crore
    Original cost of the stalled projects.
  • Rs 52,306 crore
    Anticipated completion cost.
  • 15,564 GWh
    annual loss of energy generation from these stalled projects based on calculations made by the Central Electricity Authority.
  • Rs 16,709 crore
    Assistance sought from central government to revive the stranded and/or stalled projects.