In order to facilitate the private investors in setting up the hydropower schemes in accordance with Government policy, Punjab Power Development Board (PPDB), Energy Department (ED), Punjab advertised eleven (11) hydropower projects in the year 2015. Consequently, through proper selection procedure, M/s Associated Technologies (Pvt.) Ltd (ATL) was entrusted with the task of development of a hydropower scheme proposed on Balloki-Sulemanki (BS) Link-I Canal at RD 106+250 in Mauza Kanda Kharan, Tehsil Chunian, District Kasur.
The proposed BS Link-I HPP has a generation capacity of about 11 MW. Balloki-Sulemanki Link canal off-takes from left bank side of Balloki Barrage on river Ravi and connects Sutlej River upstream of Sulemanki Barrage. It is located near the town of Chunian District Kasur of Punjab Province. The upstream limit of the project is constrained by the Fall at RD 73+250 while downstream limits are controlled by the Chunian Distributary which is off-taking from right bank of BS-I link at RD 110+667.