Adiguzel is a 62MW hydro power project. It is located on Buyuk Menderes river/basin in Denizli, Turkey. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 1977 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1996.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 62 62 Active Denizli, Turkey China National Electric Engineering


The project was developed by China National Electric Engineering and is currently owned by Aydem Yenilenebilir Enerji.

The net head of the project is 116m. The project generated 280 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1977 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1996.

Contractors Involved

Adiguzel (Adiguzel-II) is equipped with Zhejiang Orient Engineering francis turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines with 15.07MW nameplate capacity.

Zhejiang Orient Engineering supplied 2 electric generators for the Adiguzel (Adiguzel-II).

About China National Electric Engineering

China National Electric Engineering Co Ltd (CNEEC), formerly known as China National Electric Equipment Corp, a state owned construction service provider. The company’s services include EPC contracting, project supervision and management, engineering design and consultation, power plant commissioning and performance testing services. It also provides international trading and equipment supply, scientific research and development, rehabilitation, planning and financing, personnel training and technical services, among others. CNEEC offers its services to clean energy, industrial and commercial building, environmental protection, municipal utility, hydro-power plant, thermal power plant, power transmission and transformation, factory construction, mining, transportation, and other industrial engineering projects. The operates as a subsidiary of China National Machinery Industry Corp. CNEEC is headquartered in Beijing, China.


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