A Cultural Heritage Site Sidrapong Hydel Power Station; India’s First Hydel Project

Sidrapong Hydel Power Station

It may not be known to many that Sidrapong Hydel Power Station or Sidrapong Hydroelectric Power Station is the oldest power station in India. Being India’s first Hydel project, it is also among Asia’s oldest. It has been granted a cultural heritage site status by the central government. Located just 12 kilometers from Darjeeling Town, […]