Name of the Project: 99 MW Bop HEP.
The Project has been awarde to M/s Chungthang Hydro Power Pvt Limited , a Special Purpose Vehicle formed by M/s Polyplex India Pvt Limited. The Project is awarded on BOOT concept. The Project will revert back to the State Government at the end of 35th year. The State will receiuive 12% free power from the Project for the first 15 years of its operation and 16% from 16th to 35th year.
Location of the Project:
Dam: The Project proposes to tap the water of Lachungchu from the Tail Race of 99 MW Bhimkyong HEP. Thus there is no Dam for the Project.
Powerhouse: The powerhouse is proposed on the right bank of Lachungchu near Bop Village on Chungthang-Lachung Highway.
Present Status of the Project:
The Government of Sikkim had terminated the Implementation Agreement signed with the developer. The developer has filed a petition before the Hon'ble High Court of Sikkim. The matter is presently sub-judice.
Expected Commissioing Date: