|Project Details||The 600 MW dam (150 MW x 4 Units), being constructed by the NTPC Limited on the Bhagirathi near Uttarkashi in Uttarakhand. |
The barrage site is next to NH 108 at Loharinag Temple. The Project has a mountainous catchment area of 3,316 square kilometres (1,280 sq mi), of which 1,849 square kilometres (714 sq mi) (56%) is covered in snow or glacier.
|Project Area (in hectares)||330|
|Level of Investment (in USD)||407275000|
|Type of Population||Rural|
|Company Names or State Enterprises||National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) from India|
|Relevant government actors||Government of Uttarakhand, District Forest Officer Uttarakashi|
|Environmental justice organisations and other supporters||'Save Ganga', Peoples Science Institute, Matu Jan Sangathan, GD AGGARWAL, Environmentalist|