logo

Odisha Hydro Power Corporation Ltd.

A Gold rated State PSU( A Govt. of Odisha Undertaking )

Powering Green Energy
Sh Vishal Kumar Dev, IAS
Commissioner-cum-Secretary to Government, Sports & Youth
Services, Department and, Chairman-cum-Managing
Director, OHPC Ltd.

Important Events

The Concreting of Power Plant was commenced during May 1969
Power House Concreting November 19,1969
The First turbine spiral casing installation was started during August 1971
Installation of the Generator was commenced during May 1972
Reservoir filling August 15, 1972
Water was admitted into the Balimela power tunnel May 23, 1973.
The first turbine was put on trial run At the end of May 1973.
First unit was commissioned August 14, 1973.