Hydro capacity accounted for 16.3% of total power plant installations globally in 2022, according to GlobalData, with total recorded hydro capacity of 1,387GW. This is expected to contribute 11.7% by the end of 2030 with capacity of installations aggregating up to 1,557GW. Of the total global hydro capacity, 0.47% is in Romania. Listed below are the five largest upcoming hydro power plants by capacity in Romania, according to GlobalData’s power plants database. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of the global hydro power segment. Buy the latest hydro power plant profiles here.

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1. Tarnita – Lapustesti

The Tarnita – Lapustesti is a 1,000MW hydro power project located in Cluj, Romania. It is being developed by SPEEH Hidroelectrica; HIDRO Tarnita. The project is currently in permitting stage. The project is expected to enter commercial operation in 2025. The project is owned by SPEEH Hidroelectrica; HIDRO Tarnita. Buy the profile here.

2. Turnu Magurele

Turnu Magurele is a 420MW hydro power project in Teleorman, Romania. The project is expected to come online by 2030. The project is currently in announced stage. Buy the profile here.

3. Nehoiasu

The 152MW Nehoiasu is located in Buzau, Romania. It is owned by SPEEH Hidroelectrica. The hydro project is currently in partially active stage. SPEEH Hidroelectrica is developing this project. Buy the profile here.

4. Rastolita

The Rastolita is a 35.20MW hydro power project. It is planned in Mures, Romania. The project is currently in under construction stage. It will be developed by SPEEH Hidroelectrica. Post completion of construction, the project is expected to get commissioned by 2027. SPEEH Hidroelectrica is the owner of the project. Buy the profile here.

5. Herculane

The 21.70MW hydro project, Herculane is being developed by SPEEH Hidroelectrica. The project is currently in partially active stage. SPEEH Hidroelectrica is the owner of the project. Buy the profile here.

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Plants database, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide.