Himachal government may include hydel projects under 25MW under small projects category

P. K Dhumal, the Chief Minister announced that the state government would consider hydel projects up to 25 MW under the small hydro electric project category, where norms applicable for projects up to 5 MW would be observed besides other related aspects.

Addressing the Conference on ‘Himachal Pradesh: The Clean Energy Hub’ organized by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry in district Solan today. The state government has decided to allot hydel projects up to 2 MW exclusively to Himachal entrepreneurs and local entrepreneurs would be given preference for allotment of projects up to 5 MW while100 MW were being allotted through competitive bidding route and advertised globally to attract best returns for the State. Talking over the problems of Bhakra Dam, Pong Dam, he said that the state needed to be given 12% free power from all BBMB projects and state share in Punjab Reorganization Act.

Chief Minister said that the state government would ensure cleanliness besides speedy execution of the hydroelectric projects.

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  1. says: nitin bhardwaj

    Sir, i am Nitin Bhardwaj seeking a job in Himachal Pradesh in SMALL HYDEL PROJECTS, Now days i am working with Lafarge India Pvt. Ltd (MNC) since four years as a LAND OFFICER. Lafarge is a world leader in cement manufacturing and it is french based company. Before that I worked for Kanchanjunga Hydro Pvt. Ltd for nine months as a ASSISTANT LIAISON. company based at Chandigarh. i am belong from Karsog Distt. Mandi (himachal pardesh). kindly give the opportunity of job to me.
    Thanks and regards,
    Nitin Bhardwaj

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