SJVN signs agreement for power transmission from Luhri hydro project Stage-1

SJVN Limited has entered into an agreement with Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited for construction of 220 kV direct current single zebra transmission line for 210 MW Luhri hydro electric project (HEP) Stage-1.

The HEP project is spread over Shimla, Mandi and Kullu districts of Himachal Pradesh and will be connected with 220/400 kV gas insulated switchgear pooling at Nanj in Mandi district via inter-state transmission system (ISTS) network for power transmission. The agreement envisages an expenditure of Rs 711.8 million and includes end-to-end delivery of commissioned transmission line by August 2024.