Odisha Hydro Power Corporation Ltd.

A Gold rated State PSU( A Govt. of Odisha Undertaking )

Powering Green Energy

Joint Venture/ Associate / Subsidiary Companies of OHPC

OHPC has taken initiatives to develop Thermal, Hydro, Renewable Power projects on its own and through joint ventures and Subsidiary. DPR is under preparation for construction of Pumped Storage Scheme at Upper Indravati, Mukhiguda. The information on Subsidiary and JV companies along with details of partners of joint ventures along with present status is given below:

Name of the JV/Associate / Subsidiary

JV Partner(s)/ Subsidiary

Equity Ratio

Installed Capacity
(MW/ MT)


Odisha Thermal Power Corporation Ltd (OTPC)

Odisha Mining Corporation Ltd (OMC).


To Set up 2400 MW (3X800 MW) Super critical Thermal Power Plant at Kamakshyanagar, Dist-Dhenkanal

  • The Land acquisition and statutory clearance works are
    under progress.
  • As per the Govt. decision once the land is acquisition process is over, the same will be transferred to IDCO.

Baitarni West Coal Company Ltd (BWCCL)

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB), Gujarat Power Corporation Ltd (GPCL)

1/3rd each


  • Coal block has been de-allocated by the Govt. India
    during 2017
  • Steps are being taken by all the promoters
    for winding up of the company

Green Energy Development Corporation of Odisha Ltd (GEDCOL)








Wholly Owned Subsidiary of OHPC



22 MW
at Manmunda, Boudh

  • 20 MW Commissioned in 06.06.2016 at Manmunda, Boudh
  • 2 MW Commissioned on 12.04.2022

4 MW
Grid connected Rooftop Solar Project, MNRE

Commissioned in 31.03.2019 on 65 Govt. buildings in Bhubaneswar (39) & Cuttack (26)

01 MW
at Mukhiguda

Commissioned on 11.11.2022 at Mukhiguda in Kalahandi District.

2 MW
at New Bolangir

Commissioned on 08.05.2023 at New Bolangir Grid Substation in Bolangir District.

01 MW
at Baripada

Commissioned on 12.05.2023 at Baripada Grid Substation in Mayurbhanj District

01 MW
at Baripada

Commissioned on 12.05.2023 at Baripada Grid Substation in Mayurbhanj District

02 MW
at Jayanagar

Commissioned on 27.05.2023 at Jayanagar Grid Substation in Koraput District


10 MW
Ground mounted Solar Project at Chipilima

Project will be taken up shortly.

55-60 MW
Ground Mounted Solar PV Project at Boudh District

  • Agreement to lease has been signed on 09.09.2022 in between IDCO & GEDCOL.
  • DPR preparation for the said project is under process.
  • This project will be implemented on Tariff based competitive bidding process.

4.2 MW
Kanpur, Small Hydro Project, Keonjhar

  • The DPR to be revised based on the discharge recommended by DoWR, for firming of installed capacity
  • Project will be taken up after completion of river gap closing work by DoWR.

3 MW
Jambhira Small Hydro Project, Mayurbhanj

Project will be taken up after getting confirmation of Water availability from DoWR as the water availability depends on construction of Ichha dam (in Jharkhand) which is in the upstream of the Jambhira dam.

1.2 MW
Telengiri Dam Toe SHEP in Koraput District

Work Order has been issued to M/s WAPCOS for preparation of DPR.DPR preparation is under progress.

Galigaddar Water fall in Kotia Panchayat of Koraput

Work Order has been issued to M/s WAPCOS for preparation of Feasibility Report.

64.5 MW Feasibility Report for 5 (five) nos. of SHEP

Draft FR for the following projects has been submitted by WAPCOS for views and comments.

Sl No.
Name of the Project
Name of the River
(in MW)
(in MW)
01 Kandhamuni Sundargarh Brahamani 24
02 Bhitarajhola Rayagada Nagabali 11
03 Jiranga Gajapati Mahendra
04 Kussa Kandhamal Bagh 12
01 Kumbising Ganjam Bahuda 12
Total Capacity in MW

Views and comments of GEDCOL & GRIDCO (State Nodal Agency) has already been communicated to WAPCOS for preparation of final FR. WAPCOS has been requested to review the geotechnical aspect of the draft FR.


Pre-Feasibility Report by EU Consortium

  • European Union Consortium has conducted studies on 12 hydro & irrigation reservoirs in the State and prepared PFR for 5400 MW floating solar potential on 17,800 acres of water surface area in Nov. 2019
  • DPR for 2 large scale reservoirs in Hirakud and Indravati with capacity of 500 MW & 160 MW respectively has been prepared by European Union.
  • As per decision of 4th SWC, the proposal will be re-submitted after discussion with RE Nodal Agency GRIDCO, OPTCL and Water Resource Department.

500 MW
Floating Solar Project with NHPC,UMREPP Scheme, MNRE

  • MOU executed with NHPC on 20/07/2020.
  • Project will be taken up in Joint Venture mode with NHPC with 76 (NHPC):24 (GEDCOL) share-holding.
  • The Promoters agreement, MoA and AoA has been signed on 04.01.2022 for formation of JV Company.
  • Re-tender was floated on 05.04.2023 & BHEL was the single bidder. Price bid opened on 01.09.2023 and price negotiation is under progress.

GEDCOL SAIL Power Corporation Limited (GSPCL).



Setting up 10 MW Power Plant in Mandira Reservoir at Rourkela.

  • Contract Agreement is executed with EPC Contractor for setting up of 10MW Mandira, SHEP on 07.09.2021
  • Zero date of the EPC Contract has been commenced from 16.03.2022 and the project exection work are going on .
  • At present survey work and civil work has been carried out at Mandira.