Submitted by: NHPC Ltd.
Implemented country: India
Title: POST CONSTRUCTION ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF RANGIT POWER STATION, SIKKIM
Rangit Power Station is located on river Rangit in the West and South districts of Sikkim, India. The dam site is situated in village Legship, about 350 m downstream to the confluence of river Rathong Chu with river Rangit. This is a run-of-the-river scheme operating under a net head of 129 m. Rangit power station was completed in Dec. 1999 and started commercial generation from 15 February, 2000.