Neelum Jhelum HydroElectric Project (NJHEP)
 

Neelum Jhelum HydroElectric Project (NJHEP)

Location: The Project diverts Neelum river water through tunnels at Nauseri about 41 km upstream of Muzaffarabad and out falling in Jhelum River near Chatter Kalas in AJ&K, where the powerhouse is located.

Salient Features

 Dam Type

Composite Dam (Gravity+Rockfill)                  

NEELUM1

Dam Height / Length

60 / 160 meters

Tunnel Length
  • Twin Tunnel, Length 19.6 km each
  • (Total 39.2 km)
  • X-section Area varies from 52m2 to 58m2
  • Single Tunnel, Length 8.94 km
  • X-section Area 104 m2
  • Tailrace Tunnel, Length 3.55 km
  • X-section Area 99 m2
  • Diversion Tunnel 0.5 km
  • Access / Misc. tunneling 16 km
Installed Capacity

969 MW

Gross Head

420 m

Design Discharge

280 cumecs

 No. of Units

4 Turbines of 242.25 MW each

Annual Energy

5,150 GWh  (5.15 billion units annually)

Execution by

WAPDA

Consultants

M/s NJC JV, MWH USA, NORPLAN A.S, Norway, NESPAK, ACE, & NDC

Contractor

CGGC-CMEC, Consortium of China

Commencement Date

January 2008

Completion Date

13th April 2018 (1st Unit)                                        

Financial Status (Rs. Million)

Local

Foreign

Total

Approved PC-I Cost (28.02.2002)

37,834.560
46,667.700
84,502.260

Revised PC-I Cost (23.05.2018)

270,427.860
236,380.150
506,808.610

PSDP Allocation 2019-2020

32,292.000
2,000.000
34,292.000

 Status

  • All Units have been synchronized as follows:-
  • Unit No. 4 synchronized on April 09, 2018
  • Unit No. 3 synchronized on April 22, 2018
  • Unit No. 2 synchronized on May 29, 2018
  • Unit No. 1 synchronized on August 13, 2018

 

Physical Progress                    99.56%

Neelum Jhelum Videos

  • Overall Generated Units upto 30th September 2019 are 5,809.533 Million units.

Incharge of the Project

Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer
Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project
Contact No. 0092-5822922314

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