Bursar hydroelectric plant

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Other names: Bursar Dam

Bursar hydroelectric plant is a hydroelectric power plant that is in pre-construction in Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir, India.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Bursar hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner
Pre-construction[1] 2025 (planned)[2] 800 MW[1] 4 x 170 MW; 3 x 36 MW; 1 x 12 MW[1] Conventional storage[1] NHPC LTD[1]


Table 2: Location details for Bursar hydroelectric plant

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Kishtwar district, Jammu and Kashmir, India[1] 33.3591, 75.7315 (exact)[3][1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 https://web.archive.org/web/20220502100505/http://www.nhpcindia.com/Default.aspx?id=186&lg=eng&CatId=8&ProjectId=24. Archived from the original on May 02, 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20220813095110/https://www.power-technology.com/marketdata/bursar-india/. Archived from the original on August 13, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
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