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 yearsAchievedProject achieved COD on 28/02/2017
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 AchievedOnly peliminary works are under progress. First stage environment clearance is obtained. Process for public hearing has already been initiated by DC(North).
Teesta-V East SikkimNHPC Ltd510BOO Not specified      Project CommissionedNANil12% for entire life of project Project commissioned on April 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 yearsAchievedProject works suspended due to funding issues. Cummulative progess of the project till date is around 48%. Actions for early revival of the project is under active consideration with all stake holders.
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 due to conditional availibility of Wild life Board Clearance.
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 cummulative progress of the project till date is 64%.
Chuzachen HEP East SikkimGati Infrastructures Ltd99BOOTCompleted14 Nov 200336 months from Financial Agreement1 May 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedProject Commissioned448.00Nil12% till 35 years Project commissioned on 18.06.2013
Bhasmey HEP East SikkimGati Infrastructures Ltd51BOOTCompleted14 Nov 20032015, December1 Dec 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedObtainedEngineering most items completed297.76Nil12% till 35 yearsAchievedUnder construction and cummulative progress of the project till date is arround 28%.
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 yearsAchievedUnder construction and cummulative progress of the project till date is around 12%. Promoter has applied for extention of COD.
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 yearsAchievedProject works suspended due to funding issues. Cummulative progess of the project till date is around 49%. Actions for early revival of the project is under active consideration with all stake holders.
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 yearsAchievedProject decalared COD on 31/3/2017
Jorethang Loop HEP South SikkimDANS Energy Pvt Ltd96BOOTCompleted5 Dec 200572 months from MoU12 Jun 2013ObtainedCompletedCompletedObtainedCompletedCompletedCommissioned475.00Nil12% for 1st 15 years & 15% from 16-35 yearsAchievedProject is commissioned. COD has been declared w.e.f. 25/09/2015
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 yearsNAProject was terminated as milestones could not be achieved. DPR could not be prepared as survey & investigation of the Project could not be carried out even after 4 years of signing of the MOU/IA due to local resistance. MOU/IA was terminated by the Govt. on June 2012. Termination order of the project was challanged by the developer in the High Court of Sikkim. As per the directives of the High Court new time lines up to 2018 has been given to the promoter for the devlopment of these projects.
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 yearsNAProject was terminated as milestones could not be achieved. DPR could not be prepared as survey & investigation of the Project could not be carried out even after 4 years of signing of the MOU/IA due to local resistance. MOU/IA was terminated by the Govt. on June 2012. Termination order of the project was challanged by the developer in the High Court of Sikkim. As per the directives of the High Court new time lines up to 2018 has been given to the promoter for the devlopment of these projects.
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 yearsNAProject was terminated as milestones could not be achieved. DPR could not be prepared as survey & investigation of the Project could not be carried out even after 4 years of signing of the MOU/IA due to local resistance. MOU/IA was terminated by the Govt. on June 2012. Termination order of the project was challanged by the developer in the High Court of Sikkim. As per the directives of the High Court new time lines up to 2018 has been given to the promoter for the devlopment of these projects.
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 is commissioned. COD has been declared w.e.f. 18/10/2017
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 Project commissioned on 15/2/2000
Rateychu-Bakchachu North SikkimSamvijay Power and Allied Industries Ltd.40         LOI IssuedNANANA Project under survey & investigation.
MOU/IA TERMINATED PROJECTS
Name of ProjectLocationImplementing AgencyCapacity In MWRemarks
Teesta Stage-IINorth SikkimHim Urja Infra Pvt. Ltd330Project survey & investigation works could not be undertaken due to opposition from Lachen Dzumsa. The project was revised & approved for implementation under Chungthang GP area only whereby the capacity was reduced to 150 MW. The LoI for the revised capacity had been issued on 17.09.2012. However due to non performence of the developer the project has been withdrawn from Him urja Infra Pvt. Ltd. and termination letter issued on 20.09.2016.
Sada-Mangder HEPWest/South SikkimGati Infrastructures Ltd71MoU/IA terminated due to non achievement of the stipulated milestones by the developer on 20.02.2017
Suntaleytar HEPEast SikkimMoser Baer Electric Power Ltd / Shreya Powertech Pvt Limited40DPR prepared and completed by CWC and submitted to the Energy & Power Deptt. Due to non performance of the developer the LoI has been terminated on 20/2/2017.
Kalez Khola- I HEPWest SikkimCosmic Infra Powergen Pvt Ltd27.5MoU/IA terminated due to non performance of the developer on 24.09.2016
Kalez Khola-II HEPWest SikkimPentacle Power Pvt Ltd54MoU/IA terminated due to non performance of the developer on 20.02.2017
Manul and ManganNorth SikkimHigen30MoU/IA terminated due to non performance of the developer on 20.09.2017
Upper Rolep (Nathangchu) HEPEast SikkimCosmic Infrapowergen Pvt Limited30MoU/IA terminated due to non performance of the developer on 24.09.2016
Upper Rolep (Tshanguchu) HEPEast SikkimCosmic Infrapowergen Pvt Limited30MoU/IA terminated due to non performance of the developer on 24.09.2016
Rolep, Ralang and Chakhungchu HEP (25x3) MWEast/North/West SikkimAmalgamated Trans Power India Ltd. (ATPIL)75A arbitration case is underway with the M/s Amalgated Transelectric (India) Power Ltd. (ATPIL). The projects was allotted to this company in 2002. The arbitration proceedings was completed on 7/5/2017and final award pronounced on 30/09/2017. Application has been filed challenging the award of the arbitrator.
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.