Category: Himachal Hydel Projects
Himachal Pradesh plans Yangthang - Khab HEP across river Spiti in Kinnaur district of the state. The project is to be located just downstream of Chango-Yangthang HEP (140 MW) and upstream development to the Khab-1 HEP (450 MW) on the Sutluj river. A 20 m high diversion structure is to be set up across Spiti river near village Leo. This is a run-of-the river scheme. The underground powerhouse is to be located near village Khab upstream of the confluence of river Spiti with river Satluj with installation of 3 units of 87 MW. The total cost of the project is Rs. 10710 million and will be completed in 48 months.