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.
|Design Energy (in 90% dependable year)
||Gated Barrage 15m height
|Head Race Tunnel
||11.25 km long, 4m dia. D shape concrete lined
||One No. underground, 796 m long, 3 m dia.
||Underground type to house three no. vertical axis Pelton Turbine with generation units of 39 MW each.