Tag: Kohala

Chinese firm to build $2.4b 1,100-MW Kohala hydroelectric project

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article image STAFF REPORT MUZAFFARABAD: The China Three Gorges Corporation (CTGC) will develop the planned 1,100-MW Kohala hydropower project, a run-of-river scheme that will be built on the Jhelum River in AJK. The project with the cost of $2.4 billion is scheduled for commission in 2023. The Kohala hydroelectric scheme will have a gravity, roller-concrete compacted dam on the upper branch of the Jhelum, 40 km from Muzaffarabad. The powerhouse, on the lower branch of the Jhelum near Barasala…Read More

Building Bhasha, Kurram Tangi, Munda, Dasu, Kohala, Golen Gol and Bunji dams

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article image There is a dispute on the water coming from Kashmir. Under the Indus Water Treaty, the neutral expert’s role is to interpret the clauses of the treaty and decide if any party is violating it. That certainly does not delegate any authority to the neutral expert to nullify or inactivate any clause under the disguise of declaring it irrelevant. All the clauses in the treaty are as relevant today in the overall framework defined by the treaty as they were more than 50 years agoTHE IMPACT of 1947…Read More