High Himalaya-Dhaulagiri JV, a Joint Venture between High Himalaya Hydro Construction Pvt. Ltd.(3HC) and Dhaulagiri Construction and Development Pvt. Ltd., has signed Contract Agreement with Siuri Nyadi Power Ltd. on 13 November 2019 to execute Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Contract for the Construction of Super Nyadi Hydropower Project (40.27 MW).
A 30-metre long and 3-metre tall embankment will be constructed at Bahundanda. Then, the water will be channeled to the powerhouse at Talkuna using pen-stock pipes from a surge tank to be built at Kaphaldanda of Bahundanda. Two turbines with 22 MW capacity each will be used at the powerhouse.
The project is estimated to be completed within 42 months. Upon completion, the project will generate 235.76 GW of electricity per year.