carbon project profile

300MW Hydropower Project by JHPL

The Baspa project is a run-of-the-river hydro-electric power plant with an installed capacity of 300 MW. The project activity is an initiative of Jaiprakash Hydro Power Limited (JHPL) a part of the Jaypee Group. The purpose of the project activity is to generate electricity using renewable hydro energy and sell it to Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board (HPSEB), with a strong focus on sustainable implementation of the development project. This project is the largest hydro project implemented by the private sector in India.

project type

Alternative Energy

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location

India

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VERIFICATION

APX Verified Carbon Standard

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emissions reduction

1,052,463 metric tons of CO2e per year