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Multipurpose Projects & Hydro-Electric Projects in India

 

 

 

 

 

 

Project

River

State

 

 

Damodar Valley Project

Damodar

West Bengal & Jharkhand. It includes Maithon

 

 

 

 

 

 

& Tilaiya Dam on Barakar river in Bihar, Konar

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dam (Konar river) & Panchet Dam (Damodar).

 

 

Rihand Dam

 

Rihand

Uttar Pradesh

 

 

Nagarjunasagar Project

Krishna

Andhra Pradesh. Consists of two canals – Lal

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bahadur Canal (Left) & Jawahar canal (Right).

 

 

Tungabhadra Project

Tungabhadra

JV of Andhra Pr & Karnataka.

 

 

Gandak Project

Gandak

JV between UP, Bihar & Nepal

 

 

Kosi Project

 

Kosi

JV of Bihar & Nepal

 

 

Beas Project

 

Beas

Includes Pong Dam

 

 

Mayurkashi Project

Mayurkashi

Mayurkashi is a tributary of Hugli.

 

 

Indira Gandhi Canal

 

It consists of Rajastan Feeder Canal (taking off

 

 

 

 

 

 

from Harike Barrage, 204 km long, fully lined

 

 

 

 

 

 

masonry canal) & Rajasthan main canal (445

 

 

 

 

 

 

Km)

 

 

Narmada Valley Project

 

Involves  Sardar  Sarovar  dam  in  Gujarat  &

 

 

 

 

 

 

Narmada sagar (or Indira Sagar) dam in M.P.

 

 

Pochampad Project

Godavari

Andhra Pradesh.

 

 

Tehri Dam

 

Bhagirathi

Uttaranchal.  Implemented with Soviet Aid.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Highest rock fall dam in the country.

 

 

Parambikulam Project

 

JV between Tamil Nadu & Kerala.

 

 

 

 

 

Hydro-Electric Projects

 

 

Mata Tella Dam

Betwa

Near Jhansi in U.P.

 

 

Kangsbati Project

 

West Bengal

 

 

Rajasthan Canal Project

Sutlej, Beas

JV of Punjab & Rajastan. Ravi water is also

 

 

 

 

 

 

Used.

 

 

Kadana Project

Mahi

Gujarat

 

 

Tata Hydroelectric Scheme

Indravati

Maharashtra. Called Bhivpuri dam.

 

 

Koyna Hydroelectic Dam

Koyna

Maharashtra

 

 

Sivasamudram

Cauvery Falls

Karnataka

 

Pykara Hydro Elec Project

Pykara

Tamil Nadu (along Nilgiris)

Mettur Project

Cauvery

Tamil Nadu

Papansam Scheme

Tambraparni

Tamil Nadu

Sabargiri Hydel Project

Pampa

Kerala

Idukki Project

Periyar

Kerala

Sholayar Project

Sholayar

Kerala. JV between Kerala & Tamil Nadu

Machkund Power Project

Machkund

Orissa. JV between A.P & Orissa

Srisailam Power Project

Krishna

Andhra Pradesh

Balimela Hydro Project

Sileru river

JV between A.P & Orissa

Umiam Project

Umiam

Meghalaya

Salal Hydro Project

Chenab

J & K

Thein Dam Project

Ravi

Punjab

Banasagar Project

Son

JV between MP, UP & Bihar

Jayakwadi Project

Godavari

Maharashtra

Kakrapara Project

Tapi

Gujarat

Mahi Project

Mahi

Gujarat

Malprabha Project

Malprabha

Karnataka

Pallivasal project

Mudirapujha

Kerala

Poochampad

Godavari

Andhra Pradesh

Rajghat Dam Project

Betwa

 

Sarda Sahayak

Ghagara

Uttar Pradesh

Hansdev Bango Project

Hansdev

M.P.

Tawa Project

Tawa

M.P. Tawa is tributary of Narmada

Ukai Project

Tapi

Gujarat

Purna Project

Purna

Maharashtra

Rana Pratap Sagar

Chambal

Rajasthan (Rawatbhata)

Jawahar Sagar Dam

Chambal

Rajasthan (Kota)

Gandhi Sagar Dam

Chambal

Churasigarh Fort at MP-Rajasthan border

Chibro

Tons

Uttar Pradesh

Dool Hasti

Chenab

J & K.

Nathpa Jhakri

Satluj

Himachal Pr. Biggest hydel power project in

 

 

India

Panchet Dam

Damodar

West Bengal

 

 

Thermal Power Projects in India

 

1.

Kothagundam Project

Singareni Coalfields

Andhra Pradesh

2.

Dhuraran Project

Kheda district

Gujarat

3.

Satpura Power Station

 

M.P.

4.

Korba Project

 

Chhattisgarh

5.

Talcher Power Station

Talcher

Orissa

6.

Obra Power Station

Obra

U.P.

7.

Bhusawal Power Station

 

Maharashtra

8.

Hardauganj Power Station

 

U.P. 

 

 

9.

 

Bandel Power Station

 

 

 

West Bengal

 

 

 

10.

 

Chandrapura Power Station

 

 

Bihar

 

 

 

11.

 

Kolaghat Power Station

 

 

 

West Bengal

 

 

 

12.

 

Bakreshwar (Birbhum) Station

 

 

West Bengal

 

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