CEA permits uprating of JSW Energy’s Karcham Wangtoo HEP to 1091 MW

The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has permitted uprating of Karcham Wangtoo hydro electric project owned by JSW Hydro Energy Limited, a fully-owned subsidiary of JSW Energy Limited, from 1,000 MW to 1,091 MW.

The uprating will be undertaken in a phased manner i.e. 1,000 MW to 1,045 MW in the first phase for two monsoon seasons in CY 2021 and CY 2022, and to 1,091 MW thereafter.