Chanju -III HEP

Chanju –III HEP is located near village Dantoi in District Chamba of Himachal Pradesh. The project has been contemplated as a run-of-the river scheme on Chanju nallah. It envisages utilization of combined waters of Chanju nallah and Mehad nallah through a gross head of 473.41m for generation of 48 MW of power in an underground power house on the left bank of Chanju nallah. The project is expected to generate 176.19 MU in a 90% dependable year.

Capacity 48 MW
Design Energy (in 90% dependable year) 176.19 GWH
Gross Head 473.41 m
Diversion Structure/Division Weir Chanju Nallah- Drop type trench weir, ±2100 m; 30 m X 2.00 m
Mehad Nallah- Drop type trench weir, ±2100 m; 15 m X 1. 2m
Head Race Tunnel Concrete lined D shaped tunnel 2.70 m X 3.00 m; 5090 m in length.
Penstock/Pressure shaft Underground/Circular steel pipe 2.20 m dia ; ± 660 m in length.
Power House Under ground ; 61.50 m X 13.00 m X 29.10 m
Village Dantoi
Tehsil Churah
District Chamba
State Himachal Pradesh
Last Updated On 16/08/2018