Hydroelectric Plants in India - Mizoram

Kau-Tlabung
Location: Mizoram
Operator: Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Configuration: 2 X 1.5 MW Turgo
Operation: 2005
T/G supplier: Eastern Overseas Corp
Quick facts: This is a run-of-the-river SHP in scheme on the Kau-Lui River in Lunglei district. Components include a 70m long diversion dam, gated Intake structures, a 1.4km water conductor system, a 382m steel penstock, and a surface powerhouse. The plant cost Rs32.5cr.

Photograph courtesy of Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Posted 10 Jun 2010

Khawiva
Location: Mizoram
Operator: Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Configuration: 3 X 350 kW Turgo
Operation: 1988
T/G supplier: Jyoti
Quick facts: Khawiva is 10km from Lunglei town. The project has a small reservoir and 186m long power channel.

Photograph courtesy of Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Posted 10 Jun 2010

Serlui-A
Location: Mizoram
Operator: Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Configuration: 2 X 250 kW, 1 X 500 kW Turgo
Operation: 1984
T/G supplier: Jyoti
Quick facts: Serlui-A is run-of river scheme near Aizawl town. It has a diversion weir in Zawngkawt Lui stream, a 3.4km headrace water conductor into a forebay located on the top of a hillock at an elevation of 280m. The powerhouse is foot of the of the hill. Power is evacuated via a 5km, 11kV line to Aizawl.

Photograph courtesy of Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Posted 10 Jun 2010

Serlui-B
Location: Mizoram
Operator: Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Configuration: 3 X 4 MW Kaplan
Operation: 2008
T/G supplier: BHEL
EPC: Patel Engineering, Aarti Infra-Projects, Mecon
Quick facts: This is the largest hydro plant in Mizoram. The site is near Bilkhawthlir Village in Kolasib dstrict. The DPR was approved in Feb 1999 and a turnkey contract was awarded to BHEL and Mecon in Dec 2003. Serlui-B has a 293m long, 51m high earthfill dam a 415m headrace tunnel, a 135m pressure tunnel, and a semi-underground powerhouse. The project cost Rs 191cr.

Photograph courtesy of Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Posted 10 Jun 2010

Teirei
Location: Mizoram
Operator: Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Configuration: 3 X 1 MW Francis
Operation: 1999
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: Teirei is in W Phaileng village, Mamit district.

Photograph courtesy of Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Posted 10 Jun 2010

Tuipui
Location: Mizoram
Operator: Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Configuration: 2 X 250 kW Francis
Operation: 1991
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: This hydro plant is 10.5km from Champhai.

Photograph courtesy of Mizoram Power & Electricity Dept
Posted 10 Jun 2010

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 27-Sep-2015

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