Neelum Jhelum HydroElectric Project (NJHEP)

Neelum Jhelum HydroElectric Project (NJHEP)

Location: The Project envisages the diversion of Neelum Waters through tunnels at Nauseri about 41 km upstream of Muzaffarabad and out falling in Jhelum River near Chatter Kalas in AJ&K, where the powerhouse will be located.

Salient Features

 Dam Type

Composite Dam (Gravity+Rockfill)                  

NEELUM1

Dam Height / Length

60 / 160 meters

Tunnel Length

  • Twin Tunnel, Length 19.6 km each
  • (Total 39.2 km)
  • X-section Area varies from 52m2 to 58m2
  • Single Tunnel, Length 8.94 km
  • X-section Area 104 m2
  • Tailrace Tunnel, Length 3.55 km
  • X-section Area 99 m2
  • Diversion Tunnel 0.5 km
  • Access / Misc. tunnelling 16 km

Installed Capacity

969 MW

Gross Head

420 m

Design Discharge

280 cumecs

 No. of Units

4 Turbines of 242.25 MW each

Annual Energy

5,150 GWh  (5.15 billion units annually)

Execution by

WAPDA

Consultants

M/s NJC JV, MWH USA, NORPLAN A.S, Norway, NESPAK, ACE, & NDC

Contractor

CGGC-CMEC, Consortium of China

Commencement Date

January 2008

Completion Date

13th April 2018 (1st Unit)                                        

Financial Status (Rs. Million)

Local

Foreign

Total

Approved PC-I Cost (28.02.2002)

37,834.560
46,667.700
84,502.260

2nd Revised PC-I Cost (04.07.2013)

116,515.400
158,367.180
274,882.590

3rd Revised PC-I Cost (19.12.2015)

224,978.500
179,342.600
404,321.100

4th Revised PC-I Cost (23.05.2018)

270,427.860
236,380.150
506,808.610

PSDP Allocation 2018-2019

27,516.000
5,000.000
32,516.000

 

Status

  • All Units have been synchronized as follows:-
  • Unit No. 4 synchronized on April 09, 2018
  • Unit No. 3 synchronized on April 22, 2018
  • Unit No. 2 synchronized on May 29, 2018
  • Unit No. 1 synchronized on August 13, 2018

 

Physical Progress                    99.50%

Neelum Jhelum Videos

  • Overall Generation upto 31 2019 are 1.924 billion units.
  • Overall Generated Units upto 31st March 2019 are 2,169.566 Million Units.

    Incharge of the Project

    Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer
    Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project
    Contact No. 0092-5822922314

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