Karnataka Power Corp Ltd is planning to set up a hydel project across river Cauvery in Shivasamudram in Mandya district of Karnataka. The project involves setting up of construction of 15.5 m high weir (from the river bed) across Cauvery river, construction of an underground powerhouse to house turbine of 2 x 100 MW. The project will be a run-off-the-river scheme. The project cost is estimated at Rs. 890 million.
Company Profile : Karnataka Power Corp Ltd