The project is proposed to be located on right bank of Saichu nallah a tributary of river Chenab in district Chamba, Himachal Pradesh. The project envisages the construction of a Trench Weir across Saichu nallah and underground Power House shall be located on the right bank of Saichu nallah near village Saichu in district Chamba of Himachal Pradesh.
|Design Energy (in 90% dependable year)
||Trench Weir 35 m(L)x 2m (W)
|Head Race Tunnel
||5.22 km long, 2.75 m dia. D shape concrete lined
||One no., underground, 479 m long, 2.25 m dia.
||Underground type to house two no. vertical axis Pelton Turbine with generation units of 29 MW each.