Machhakunda in Koraput, Odisha. The Majestic cascade, Popularly known as matsya Tirtha of epic notoriety tumbles from a tallness of 175 mtrs. Set in the core of a beautiful slope, Duduma 70 Kms toward the South of Jeypore, and 88 Kms from Koraput is a rough source for the stream Machhkund, which courses through this unpleasant Terrain. Rock-climbing fans can have a go at arriving at the foundation of the tumble from the contrary side of the slope, a course tribals guarantee can be Terribly Strenuous.
Machkund Hydroelectric Project is situated in the Machkund Dam of Koraput area in Odisha. The principal unit of force project is authorized in 1959 and the complete introduced limit of force plant is 120 MWe. The hydroelectric venture status of force plant is Operational.
The development of the force to be reckoned with is finished in 1959 and soon it began its tasks. The Water Source for the age of power in the plant is Machkund River and the bowl, where the plant is found is Godavari. The construction sort of force to be reckoned with is Dam. The task is raised in the Eastern Hydroelectric Region of the nation and the East Flowing Rivers are the Hydroelectric Basin of the plant.
The power plant is a Joint Venture and is possessed by the State Governments of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha. The sort of turbine utilized in the force to be reckoned with is Francis. There are six turbines utilized in the force to be reckoned with. The maker of Turbines of initial three units is by the Morgan Smith of USA and the turbines of fourth, fifth and 6th units is by the Jm Voith of Germany.
The producer of Generator is by the Westing House of USA. The unit size of plant is 120 MWe having 3 units of 17 MW each and 3 units of 23 MW each. There are six units in activity and every one of them are dispatched.
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The environment is tropical in Koraput. In winter, there is considerably less precipitation in Koraput than in summer. This environment is viewed as Aw as per the Köppen-Geiger environment characterization. The normal yearly temperature is 23.1 °C in Koraput. The precipitation here midpoints 1604 mm.
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