Carbon credits for hydro project
The Adavikanda mini hydro power project in Kuruwita Ratnapura has
been registered as a Clean Development Project (CDM project) under the
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
This project has an installed capacity of 6.5 megawatts and developed
by Alternate Power Systems (Pvt) Ltd, a BOI approved Company,
established for the development of the Adavikanda Mini Hydro Power
The project construction began in January 2008 and the project was
commissioned in September 2009.