Web Exclusive | November 2012
Work in progress on mini hydel project in U'khand
Production work at the 3-mw Urgam mini hydel power project in Uttarakhand was scheduled to start on November 9. Uttarakhand was created out of Uttar Pradesh and completes 12 years of existence on November 9.
Built on Kalpaganga river, a tributary of the Alaknanda at Helang in Chamoli district, the project was closed since 2004, Uttarakhand Jan Vidyut Nigam Chairman, Subhash Kumar, said.
Power production at the project was to begin on November 9 after synchronising it with the Northern grid, he said.