Nihikadouhara is a 66.1MW hydro power project. It is located on Kuzuryu river/basin in Fukui, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1919. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Hokuriku Electric Power.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 4.1 million cubic meter.

Nihikadouhara (Nihikadouhara Phase 1) consists of 2 units of francis turbines.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1919.

Contractors involved

Nihikadouhara (Nihikadouhara Phase 3) is equipped with Fuji Electric turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 50MW nameplate capacity.

Fuji Electric supplied 1 electric generator for the Nihikadouhara (Nihikadouhara Phase 3). The generator capacity is 53 MVA.

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This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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