Power Department of Sikkim OR Sikkim Power Department
STATUS/PROGRESS OF HEPs ALLOTED TO IPPs
Name of ProjectLocationImplementing AgencyCapacity (in MW)Nature of AllotmentStatus of DPRDate Of MOU/AgreementScheduled Commercial Operation DateExpected Date Of CommissioningTechno-Economic ClearanceEnvironment Impact AssessmentEnvironment Management PlanEnvironment ClearanceLand AcquisitionForest ClearanceLatest StatusOriginal Project Cost (Rs. in crore)Percentage of Equity held by Govt of SikkimFree Share of power to Sikkim (%)Status of Financial ClosureRemarks
Teesta Stage-III North SikkimTeesta Urja Limited1200BOOTCompleted18 Jul 200560 Months from Financial Closure1 Dec 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedUnder construction5700.0060.08%12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsAchievedFive Units (5x200 MW) commissioned and synchronised and all units (6 nos) declared commissioned on 17 Feb 2017.
Teesta Stage-IV North SikkimNHPC Ltd520BOOCompleted1 Mar 2006Not specified1 Jan 2015ObtainedCompletedCompletedYet to obtainUnder processStage - I approval accorded Major works still not started3594.74Nil12% for entire life of projectNot AchievedYet to start. No activities started at site. Public hearing under way.
Teesta-V East SikkimNHPC Ltd510BOO Not specified      Project CommissionedNANil12% for entire life of project Commissioned on 2008.
Teesta Stage-VI South/East SikkimLanco Energy Pvt Ltd500BOOTCompleted7 Dec 200572 months from MoU1 May 2016ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedUnder construction300026% (Not invested till date)12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsAchievedWork stopped due to financial issues. Project under SDR. 51% promoter equity offloaded to ICICI Bank (Lead Lender).
Panan HEP North SikkimHimagiri Hydro Energy Pvt Ltd300BOOTCompleted5 Dec 200572 months from MoU7 Sep 2015ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedPre-construction works started2021.9026%12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsUnder ProgressOnly preliminary construction works started. National Wild Life Board Clearance not obtained. As per their progress report NOV 2016 expected COD 2021. Has directed the developer to submit the financial credibility to complete the project.
Rongnichu HEP East SikkimMadhya Bharati Power Corporation96BOOTCompleted1 Mar 200672 Months from MoU1 Jul 2016ObtainedIn ProgressIn ProgressObtainedCompletedObtainedUnder construction544.00Nil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsAchievedProject under construction and cumulative progress of the project till date is 37%
Chuzachen HEP East SikkimGati Infrastructures Ltd99BOOTCompleted14 Nov 200336 months from Financial Agreement1 May 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedProject Commissioned448.00Nil12% till 35 years Commissioned on June 2013.
Bhasmey HEP East SikkimGati Infrastructures Ltd51BOOTCompleted14 Nov 20032015, December1 Dec 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedEngineering most items completed297.76Nil12% till 35 yearsAchievedUnder construction and cumulative progress of the project till date is around 36%. Developer has been directed to expedite the construction activities at site on all fronts.
Rangit-II HEP West SikkimSikkim Hydro Ventures Ltd66BOOTCompleted8 Dec 200572 months from MoU15 Mar 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedUnder construction497.17Nil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsAchievedProject under construction and cumulative progress of the project till date is 30%. Has requested for extension of COD to DEC 2019.
Rangit-IV HEP West SikkimJal Power Corporation Ltd120BOOTCompleted19 Dec 200572 months from MoU1 Jul 2015ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedUnder construction726.1626%12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsAchievedWorks stopped due to financial issues. Project under SDR.
Dikchu HEP North/East SikkimSneha Kinetic Power Projects Ltd96BOOTCompleted1 Mar 200672 months from MoU13 Dec 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedUnder construction499.00Nil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsAchievedCommissioned on 31st April 2017.
Jorethang Loop HEP South SikkimDANS Energy Pvt Ltd96BOOTCompleted5 Dec 200572 months from MoU12 Jun 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedCompletedCommissioned475.00Nil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsAchievedCommissioned on SEP 2015.
Lachung HEP North SikkimLachung Hydro Power Pvt. Ltd99BOOTYet to be prepared.18 Jan 200872 months from MoU16 Oct 2013NoNot preparedNot preparedYet to applyYet to startNot doneRevised timeline awardedNANil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsNANo progress achieved. Has directed the developer to submit the latest progress report based on revised time frame failing which termination/cancellation of MOU/IA will be initiated.
Bhimkyong HEP North SikkimTeesta Hydro Power Pvt. Ltd99BOOTYet to be done.18 Jan 200872 months from MoU16 Apr 2013NoNot preparedNot preparedYet to applyYet to startYet to applyRevised timeline awardedNANil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsNANo progress achieved. Has directed the developer to submit the latest progress report based on revised time frame failing which termination/cancellation of MOU/IA will be initiated.
Bop HEP North SikkimChungthang Hydro Power Pvt. Ltd99BOOTYet to be done.18 Jan 200872 months from MoU15 Oct 2013NoNot preparedNot preparedYet to applyYet to startYet to applyRevised timeline awardedNANil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsNANo progress achieved. Has directed the developer to submit the latest progress report based on revised time frame failing which termination/cancellation of MOU/IA will be initiated.
Tashiding HEP West SikkimShiga Energy Pvt. Ltd97BOOTDPR completed3 Sep 200872 months from MoU3 Sep 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtained98% completed494.44Nil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 years & additional 1% for 35 yearsAchievedProject under construction and cumulative progress of the project till date is around 98%. Expected COD April 2017.
Rahi Kyoung HEP North SikkimSikkim Engineering Pvt Ltd25BOOTUnder preparation29 Mar 201260 Months from MOU1 Jan 2018NoYet to startYet to startNot Obtained Yet to applyYet to startNANA12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 years & additional 1% for 35 years Project under survey & investigation. DPR is under preparation. Public hearing has been concluded by SPCB.
Rangit-III HEP West SikkimNHPC Limited60BOO        Project CommissionedCommissionedNA12% only Commissioned on 2003.
Rateychu-Bakchachu North SikkimSamvijay Power and Allied Industries Ltd.40         LOI IssuedNANANA Finalization of MOU under process by utilising the discharge of Bakchachu (river) only and by keeping Ratey Chu catchment untouched as Ratey Chu being the primary source of drinking water of Gangtok and surrounding area.
MOU/IA TERMINATED PROJECTS
Name of ProjectLocationImplementing AgencyCapacity In MWRemarks
Teesta Stage-IINorth SikkimHim Urja Infra Pvt. Ltd330MOU/IA cancelled due to non-performance of the developer.
Sada-Mangder HEPWest/South SikkimGati Infrastructures Ltd71MOU/IA terminated as no activities started at site.
Suntaleytar HEPEast SikkimMoser Baer Electric Power Ltd / Shreya Powertech Pvt Limited40MOU/IA terminated due to non-performance of the developer.
Kalez Khola- I HEPWest SikkimCosmic Infra Powergen Pvt Ltd27.5MOU/IA terminated due to non-performance of the developer.
Kalez Khola-II HEPWest SikkimPentacle Power Pvt Ltd54MOU/IA terminated due to non-performance of the developer.
Manul and ManganNorth SikkimHigen30MOU/IA terminated due to non-performance of the developer.
Upper Rolep (Nathangchu) HEPEast SikkimCosmic Infrapowergen Pvt Limited30MOU/IA terminated due to non-performance of the developer.
Upper Rolep (Tshanguchu) HEPEast SikkimCosmic Infrapowergen Pvt Limited30MOU/IA terminated due to non-performance of the developer.
Rolep, Ralang and Chakhungchu HEP (25x3) MWEast/North/West SikkimAmalgamated Trans Power India Ltd. (ATPIL)75MOU/IA terminated as milestones not achieved by developer. Arbitration proceeding underway.
TingTing HEPWest SikkimT.T. Energy Pvt. Ltd.99Project cancelled vide Govt. Notification No. 12/Home/2012 as milestones as per MOU not achieved.
Lethang HEPWest SikkimKHC Lethang Hydro Project Pvt. Ltd.96Project not granted clearance by National Wild Life Board, Gol. Project cancelled vide Notification No. 12/Home/2012.
Teesta Stage-I HEP, Zema, LachenNorth SikkimHimalayan Green Energy Pvt. Ltd.280MOU/IA cancelled as these area fell within the vicinity of Kanchanjonga National Park.
Lingza HEPNorth Sikkim 120Projects cancelled/not taken up as these area fell within Dzongu area and in the vicinity of Kanchanjonga National Park.
Rangyong HEPNorth Sikkim 80Projects cancelled/not taken up as these area fell within Dzongu area and in the vicinity of Kanchanjonga National Park.
Rukel HEPNorth Sikkim 33Projects cancelled/not taken up as these area fell within Dzongu area and in the vicinity of Kanchanjonga National Park.
Rathangchu HEPWest Sikkim 30Projects scraped due to Religious sentiments.
Ringpi HEPNorth Sikkim 320Projects cancelled/not taken up as these area fell within Dzongu area and in the vicinity of Kanchanjonga National Park.