New Baneshwor, Kathmandu

Budhigandaki Hydropower at Glance

1200 MW

Capacity plant with FSL 540 masl

3338 GWh

Annual Energy Generation

263 meter

Dam Height

The project aimed to harness the hydroelectric potential of the river to generate electricity, contribute to Nepal's energy needs, and promote economic development in the region.

Dr. Jagat Kumar Shrestha

Chief Executive Officer

Budhigandaki Hydropower Project

Budhigandaki Hydropower Project is a storage type project located in Central/ Western Development region on the Budhigandaki River of Nepal. This project was identified during the Gandaki Basin Study in late 70's. In 1984, a prefeasibility study of the project was prepared. The ongoing Feasibility study of the Project has recommended 1200 MW capacity plant with FSL 540 masl.

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