BPCL has acquired 3x1.5MW Sugur Mini Hydel Station from M/s.SLS Power Industries, Bangalore during November 2006. The plant is located across Tungabhadra River about 2kms downstream of M.Sugur village. The station can be reached by road from Bangalore via Bellary (NH 13) and from their on with a deviation on State Highway leading to Siriguppa via Emmiganur.

S A L I E N T     F E A T U R E S

Project Model


Location M.Sugur village, Siriguppa Taluk
District / State Bellary, Karnataka
Development type Run of the river plant utilizing head at the location.
Installed capacity 4.5 MW (3x1.5)
River Stream / Canal

River Tungabhadra

Water conductor system Diversion structure , Forebay, Intake structure, Power house and tailrace channel
Penstock Inlet pipe of 4mtr dia x 6mtr length
Turbines Vertical full Kaplan
Rated Discharge 29 cumecs
Rated Head 6.2 mtr
Generators Synchronous
Power house 31.5m (L) x 33m (W) x 30m (H)
Date of Commissioning Nov 2006
Annual Generation Potential 24.4 Mu
Equity : Bidder Ratio  
Transmission line (to be setup by BPCL) 33KV Double circuit transmission line to Tekkalkota Substation about 25kms length


M.Sugur Village , Siruguppa Taluk, PIN 583120
BELLARY District
Plant i/c : Mr. B. Prasad Rao
Mobile No : 9972322511
Control room: 9611411886
Email id : sugur@bhorukapower.com