Mandagere Hydel Scheme is a 3.5 MW power station located downstream of Gorur dam across River Hemavathy in K.R.Pet taluk of Mandya district, Karnataka.

Work on the project started in December 2002 and commercial operation of the plant was effected in September 2004.

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Mandagere Village, K.R.Pet Taluk

District / State Mandya / Karnataka
Development type Power plant utilizing drop available in anicut built across river
Installed capacity 3.5 MW (2 x 1.75 MW)
River Stream / Canal River Hemavathi
Water conductor system

Diversion of water from river to power house through a 1.1 km power canal and released back to river through a 0.9 km tail race canal.

Penstock N.A
Turbines Horizontal S-Type Full Kaplan
Rated Discharge 30.22 cumecs / Unit
Rated Head 6.8 m
Generators 2 x Synchronous type
Power house 27 m (L) x 25 m(B) x 9 m (H)
Commissioned September 2004


Mandagere Village K.R.Pet Taluk 571 123
Plant i/c : Mr. B.K. Kanteppa
Mobile No : 9448376227 / 9945722353
Phone No : 08230 264666 / 264764
Control room : 08230 264931
Email id :