List of Hydroelectric Power stations in Pakistan

Following is the list of Hydroelectric Power stations in Pakistan.
Created On: May 6, 2013 13:18 IST
Modified On: May 6, 2013 17:06 IST

Station

Capacity (MW)

Status

Tarbela Dam

3,478

Operational, proposed extension project to increase electricity generation by 1410 MW

Ghazi-Barotha Hydropower Project

1,450

Operational; Run-of-the-river

Mangla Dam

1,000

Operational, plan to increase generation by 120 M

Warsak Dam

243

Dam completely silted up; Power generation by Run of the river. Extension is being planned

Chashma Barrage

184

Operational

New Bong Escape

84

Operational. Privately owned hydropower plant

Khan Khwar hydropower project

72

Operational 

Jagran-I Dam

30.4

Operational

Rasul Barrage

22

Operational

Malakand Dam

22

Operational

Dargai Dam

20

Operational

Shadiwal Dam

14

Operational

Chihoki Dam

14

Operational

Nadipur Dam

13

Operational

Kuram Garhi Dam

4

Operational

Renala Dam

1

Operational

Chitral Dam

1

Operational

Gomal Zam Dam

17

Under construction; Hydropower station and dam is completed but irrigation system is 40% complete due to poor security in area. Expected to be completed by Dec 2012

Allai hydropower project

121

Under construction; To be completed in Feb 2012 

Duber Khwar hydropower project

130

Under construction; to be completed by 2012

Jinnah hydropower project

96

The first unit has already been synchronized with the National Grid. All other units will be synchronized by December 2012.The under construction plant was damaged when it submerged during 2010 Pakistan floods which delayed its progress.

Neelum–Jhelum Hydropower Plant

969

Under construction. To be completed by 2016, two years ahead of schedule since WAPDA has purchase 2 TBM,s which will become functional by July 2012. Wapda is also in process of purchasing diesel engines to run these TBM,s.

Satpara Dam

17.3

Under construction; expected to be completed in 2012

Golen Gol project

106

To be completed by the end of 2015.cost estimate $130 million 

Patrind Dam

150

Privately owned hydropower plant. Under construction. expected to be completed in 2016;

Darawat Dam

0.45

Under construction 

Kohala Hydropower Project

1100

Tender given. Construction will be started once funds are available. Cost estimate $2.155 billion 

Kalabagh Dam

3600

Ready to be constructed. Engineering study completed but project is currently at pause due to lack of consensus between provinces.

Kurram Tangi Dam

83.4

Ready to be constructed. Engineering study completed.

Diamer-Bhasha Dam

4,500

Ready to be constructed. Engineering study completed. Construction of a new bridge at Thakot, on River Indus and 323 km of Karakorum Highway (KKH) from Havalian to Dam site is required since currently no infrastructure exists for transportation of heavy machinery & equipment. To be completed in 8 years from commencement of project i.e. 2020.

Bunji Hydropower Project

7,100

Run-of-the-riverFeasibility studies in progress.,cost estimate $6.8 billion

Phandar Hydropower Project

80

Detailed engineering design or tender of documents under process, cost estimate $4.4 billion

Basho

28

Detailed engineering design or tender of documents under process

Proposed, cost estimate $40 million 

Keyal Khwar

122

Detailed engineering design or tender of documents under process,cost estimate 180 million euro 

Lawi

70

Detailed engineering design or tender of documents under process,cost estimate $120 million 

Harpo

33

Detailed engineering design or tender of documents under process, cost estimate $46 million

Munda Dam

740

Under engineering study,cost estimate $1.149 billion

Akhori Dam

600

Feasibility study stage, cost estimate $4.4 Billion 

Bara Dam

5.8

under construction or under engineering study

Dasu Hydropower Project

4,320

Feasibility studies ongoingcost estimate $5.3 billion

Lower Spat Gah

496

Feasibility studies ongoing,cost estimate $697 million

Lower Palas Valley

665

Feasibility studies ongoing,cost estimate $763 million

Thakot

2,800

Feasibility studies ongoing, cost estimate $6 billion 

Patan

2,800

Feasibility studies ongoing,cost estimate $6 billion 

Tank Zam Dam

25.5

Proposed, cost estimate $234 million

Mahl Hydropower Project

600

Proposed, Run-of-the-river 

Kotli Hydropower Project

100

Proposed, Run-of-the-river 

Taunsa

120

Proposed

Guddu

33

Proposed

Karot, Pakistan

720

Proposed

Azad Pattan

650

Proposed

Harighel

53

Proposed

Sehra

130

Proposed

Chakotti Hattian

500

Proposed

Jagran-II

48

Proposed; Run-of-the-river;France has promised to fund part the construction. Construction expected to start in 2015.

Jabban

22

Proposed

Sharmai

115

Proposed

Madian, Pakistan

157

Proposed

Asrit Kedam

215

Proposed

Kalam Asrit

197

Proposed

Gabral Kalam

101

Proposed

Karang

458

Proposed

Kaigha

548

Proposed

Shogo-Sin

132

Proposed

Shushgai Zhendoll

144

Proposed

Yogo, Pakistan

500

Proposed

Naltar-3

16

Proposed

Naltar-5

18

Proposed

Thor Hydropower Project

3.6

Proposed 

Yulbo Hydropower Project

3000

Proposed 

Shyok Hydropower Project

520

Proposed 

Tungus Hydropower Project

2200

Proposed 

Skurdo Dam

1600

Proposed 

Dudhnial Hydropower Project

960

Proposed 

Suki Kinari Hydropower Project

840

Proposed 

Kundal Shahi Hydropower Project

960

Proposed 

Trappi Hydropower Project

32

Proposed 

Rajdhani Hydropower Project

132

Proposed

Tangir Hydropower Project

15

Proposed, cost estimate $30.967 million 

Matiltan Hydropower Project

84

Proposed 

Gulpur Hydropower Project

100

Proposed 

Winder Dam

0.3

Proposed, cost estimate $148 mill 

Naulong Dam

4.4

Proposed, cost estimate $377 million

Hingol Dam

3.5

Proposed, cost estimate $311 million 

Garuk Dam

0.3

Proposed, cost estimate $21 million 

Pelar Dam

0.3

Proposed, cost estimate $20 million

Nal Gaj Dam

0.3

Proposed, cost estimate $332 million 

Daraban Zam Dam

0.75

Proposed, cost estimate $69 million

Tank Zam Dam

25.5

Proposed, cost estimate $234 million 

Bara Dam

5.8

Proposed, cost estimate $167 million 

Ghabir Dam

0.15

Proposed, cost estimate $121 million 

Papin Dam

0.2

Proposed, cost estimate $101 million 

 

 

 

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