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There is no major power project in the district and the main source of electric power is from Kuttiadi Hydro Electric Project in Kozhikkode and Idukki Power project.  Electricity has reached have all the panchayaths in the district.  Low Tension Electric Lines has to be extended to several remote areas.  There are nine sub stations are functioning in the district.  The Malampuzha Electric project is going to be commissioned in the next year.  One or two wind power stations are commissioned at Kanjikkode and Chithali in Alathur Taluk.  The Silent Valley  Project did not materialized due to ecological reasons. 

Power Project and Power Generation as on 31-03-2010

Name of the Project

Installed Capacity (MW)

Power Generated (MU)

Kanjkode Wind Farm

2.03

1.5143

Category wise consumers and connected load  

 

Sl.No.

 

Category

Consumers Percentage

Energy Consumption %

1

Domestic

70.48

47.53

2

Commercial

13.94

16.64

3

Industrial

  2.08

15.69

4

Agricultural

13.05

15.03

5

Others

  0.45

  5.11

 

 

 

 

 

 
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