Tehri Dam, Tehri Garhwal visited by students of B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering on Nov 16, 2019

Tehri Dam is a Hydro Electric Power plant under THDC on the Bhagirathi River at Tehri, Uttarakhand.  The Students observed the following:

  • Tehri Dam is the highest Dam in India and one of the highest in the world.
  • Total power producing capacity is 1000 MW.
  • Francis Turbine is used to generate the electricity.
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic system is used to open and close the supply of water into the turbine