Category: Orissa Hydel Projects
Orissa Power Generation Corp (OPGC) a joint-venture between AES Corp and Orissa govt. is reviewing all unfinished hydel projects in the state. The projects like 2 x 325 kw Badanai mini hydel project, 2 x 150 kw Banpur mini hydel project, 1 x 325 kw Andharbangi mini hydel project, 2 x 325 kw Barboria mini hydel projects in Kendapara district, and 2 x 1 MW Harabhangi mini hydel project(Gajapati) have been started long back and yet to be commissioned for production. Many are holding back for revision in power-purchase agreements. OPGC may go for re-tender if the parties do not agree for the standard cost of power development at Rs.650 million per MW.