Echoing the Power of the Himalayas
Commissioned on 8th June 2013, our Baspa Plant is located in the higher reaches of the Himalayas, and has a generating capacity of 300 MW. Its diversion barrage is located in village Kuppa, near Sangla, and the powerhouse is located near village Karcham, upstream of the Karcham Dam.
The power to Empower
- Its estimated generation capacity is 1213 GWh in a 90% dependable year
- The plant’s underground powerhouse accommodates three 100 MW Pelton turbine-generating units
- A 400 KV switchyard with generator transformers and gas-insulated switchgear is installed underground in a cavern
- A double-circuit 400 KV transmission line feeds into the Jhakri sub-station