Saichu Sach Khas

The project is proposed to be located on left bank of Saichu nallah a tributary of river Chenab in district Chamba, Himachal Pradesh. The project envisages the construction of a Barrage across Saichu nallah. Underground Power House shall be located on the left bank of Saichu nallah near village Sach Khas in district Chamba of Himachal Pradesh.

Capacity 117 MW
Design Energy (in 90% dependable year) 418.46 MU
Gross Head 406.33 m
Diversion Structure Gated Barrage 15m height
Head Race Tunnel 11.25 km long, 4m dia. D shape concrete lined
Penstock/Pressure shaft One No. underground, 796 m long, 3 m dia.
Power House Underground type to house three no. vertical axis Pelton Turbine with generation units of 39 MW each.
Village Sach Khas
District Chamba
State Himachal Pradesh
Last Updated On 16/08/2018