EDCL is generating clean, economical and renewable power from water and wind. It is contributing to meeting the country’s burgeoning demand for green energy and energy-security. It is also helping in mitigating Climate Change and saving the atmosphere from millions of tonnes of greenhouse pollution.
The Company owns and operates a 9 MW Hydro-Electric Power Project at Harangi, Karnataka and 7 MW Ullunkal Small Hydroelectric Power Project in Kerala. 6 MW Harangi Extension Project and 15 MW Karikkayam Project in Kerala are under advanced stages of construction and are likely to be completed by the end of the year. Another 270 MW of hydroelectric projects in the state of Arunachal Pradesh are in the pipeline.
The Company has two operational wind projects of 1.5 MW each in Hassan and Chitradurg districts of Karnataka.
The company is steadily looking to augmenting its portfolio of renewable energy assets and is steadily moving forward in this direction.
EDCL’s main focus is the development of hydropower potential in India.
A snapshot of the Company’s Hydroelectric Projects –
|project||Location||Capacity MW||Start date/Completion Date||Output MUs/yr|
|Total Operating||16 MW|
|Harangi Stage- II HEP 6 MW||Karnataka||6 MW|
|Karikkayam HEP||Kerala||15 MW|
|Arunachal Projects||Arunachal Pradesh|
|Pachuk-I HEP||Arunachal Pradesh||60 MW|
|Pachuk-II HEP||Arunachal Pradesh||60 MW|
|Majingla HEP||Arunachal Pradesh||60 MW|
|Pakke Bung -I HEP||Arunachal Pradesh||15 MW|
|Pakke Bung- II SHEP||Arunachal Pradesh||15 MW||2016CHECK|
|Tsa-chu –I HEP
Tsa-chu- II HEP
|Arunachal Pradesh||24 MW
|Total Development||291 MW|
The Company has two operational wind projects of 1.5 MW each, generating zero-emission grid-friendly power.
|Hassan Wind Project||Karnataka||1.5 MW|
|Chitradurga Wind Project||Karnataka||1.5 MW|
|Total Operating||3 MW|