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Broadlands Hydropower Project

The Broadlands Hydropower Project is a run-of-river type project planned to build on the Kelani river, with  the object of harnessing the hydro potential down stream of the existing Polpitiya power station. The project will have an installed capacity of 35 MW and expects to generate 126 GWh of electrical energy annually. The main work sites of the project are located about 90km north-east of Colombo, near the town Kithulgala.

The main components included in the project are;

Main dam, Diversion dam, Headrace tunnel, Diversion Tunnel, Surface Power Station, Switch Yard and transmission Line.

It is scheduled to complete the construction work within four years.

Layout of reservoirs in Kelani river basin

The Broadlands Hydropower Project (BHP) is to be implemented with loans borrowed from Industrial & Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) and Hatton National Bank (HNB).

BRoadlands Hydropower Project

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Sri Uththarananda Mawatha

Colombo 03 , Sri Lanka.

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