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Odisha Hydro Power Corporation Ltd.

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

Powering Green Energy
Sh Hemant Sharma, IAS
Commissioner-cum- Secretary to Govt.,
Deptt of Energy, Chairman-cum-Managing Director,
OHPC Ltd.

Balimela (Water Turbine)

TURBINE

Numbers : 8 ( Eight )

Make: USSR (LMW) (Unit 1 to 6) OJSC-Power Machines, Russia (Unit 7 & 8)

Type : Francis Vertical

Net Head

  • Max. Head - 289 mts.
  • Minimum - 257 mts.
  • Rated - 274 mts.
  • Normal Speed - 375 rpm
  • Runaway Speed - 620 rpm (Unit 1 to 6)
  • 640 rpm (Unit 7 & 8)

Max Output :

67000 KW (Unit 1 to 6) 825 00 KW (Unit 7 & 8)

Flow (Max. Head) :


26 m3 /sec ( 916 cft/sec ) (Unit 1 to 6) 31.1 m3 /sec (Unit 7 & 8)