ASSOCHAM-PwC report on stranded Hydro Electric Power projects in India

Last Modified: Sun Jul 02 2017 05:48:49 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
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    Hydro Electric Power projects - developed by central PSUs, state PSUs and private developers - which are currently under stress in India.
  • 13,363 MW
    generation capacity of all stranded projects combined - around 30% of current installed capacity (Hydro) of 44,594 MW
  • Rs 52,697 crore
    Cost overruns as of Dec 2016.
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    Major reasons for the delay: Poor geology, Delay in land acquisition, Environmental concerns, Law & Order, Remoteness of site, Contractual disputes, Procurement issues and Engineering work related.