Begnas-Rupa hydroelectric plant

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Begnas-Rupa hydroelectric plant is a hydroelectric power plant in pre-construction in Pokhara, Kaski, Nepal.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Begnas-Rupa hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Technology type Owner
Pre-construction[1] 2027 (planned)[2] 150 MW[3] Pumped storage[3] Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA)[1]


Table 2: Location details for Begnas-Rupa hydroelectric plant

Location River Coordinates (WGS 84)
Pokhara, Kaski, Nepal[1] Rupa Lake, Begnas Lake[1] 28.1718, 84.1031 (exact)[1]

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