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Duber khwar HydroPower Project

Location On Duber Khwar River, a right bank tributary of Indus River near Patan in Kohistan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Salient Features
  • Dam Height
  • Length of Tunnel
  • Gross Head
  • Installed Capacity
  • Annual Energy
  • Objectives
  • EIRR

32 m (Concrete weir)

5243 m

540 m

130 MW

595 GWh

To Generate Electricity 32.12%

Scope of Work The project envisages installation of 130 MW Hydropower plant along with allied transmission and grid facility. The plant will generate 595 GWh/annum of electricity.
Execution by WAPDA
Consultants HHH Consultants, NDC, LAHMEYER, BARQAAB, BAK, PES, EGC, RC, IDC & DMC
Contractor CWH-HE, VA Tech
Date of Commencement      June, 2003
Date of Completion  December, 2013
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local FEC Total
Original PC-I Cost (02.09.2002) 5,606.750 4,147.510 9,754.260
Revised PC-I Cost (20.08.2009) 8,068.655 8,255.821 16,324.476
Upto date Expenditure 10,424.898 11,783.202 22,208.100

 

  • Physical Progress 99.96% against 100%
  • Financial Progress *136.04% against 100%
  • Commercial operation started w.e.f. 17.03.2014.
  • Upto date Hydel Generation = 533.068 MKW/h.

*2nd Revised PC-I amounting to Rs. 20,823.721 million was cleared by CDWP on 29, Nov. 2013 subject to rationalization of cost. Rationalized / updated cost (Rs. 24673.573 million) was intimated to MoW&P on 06, Feb. 2014 which was forwarded to Planning Commission on 21.05.2014.