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January 18, 2022

Aleko, Bulgaria

By Carmen

Aleko is a 66MW hydro power project. It is located on Stara river/basin in Pazardzhik, Bulgaria. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 66 66 Active Pazardzhik, Bulgaria


The project is currently owned by Natsionalna Elektricheska Kompania.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 0.17 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 272m. Aleko underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 1999-2004. The project generated 147 GWh of electricity.

Contractors Involved

CKD Blansko Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines.

IHB Electric supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 31 MVA.


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