NHPC restores Unit-3 of Chutak power plant in Jammu & Kashmir
State-owned NHPC today said it has restored Unit-3 of Chutak power plant in Kargil district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.
“Unit 3 of Chutak Power Station in Jammu & Kashmir which was under complete shutdown due to problem in water parts has started generation on January 12, 2016,” NHPC Ltd said in a BSE filing today.
Earlier in November last year, the company has informed BSE that the Units 2 and 3 of the Chutak power station were completely shut down due to certain technical reasons from October 25 and October 31, 2015 respectively.
In September, NHPC had said that Chutak power plant was completely restored on September 10, 2015.
The power facility is run-of-the-river scheme with an installed capacity of 44 mw (4X11 mw) and taps the Suru river in Kargil district.