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January 24, 2022

Ashta, Albania

By Carmen

Ashta is a 52.9MW hydro power project. It is located on Drin river/basin in Shkoder, Albania. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2012.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 52.9 52.9 Active Shkoder, Albania ENERGJI ASHTA

Description

The project was developed by ENERGJI ASHTA. The project is co-owned by EVN and Verbund, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

Ashta is a run-of-river project. The project generated 242 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2012.

Contractors Involved

Ashta (Ashta I) is equipped with Andritz Hydro kaplan turbines. The phase consists of 45 turbines with 0.534MW nameplate capacity.

Ashta (Ashta II) is equipped with Andritz Hydro kaplan turbines. The phase consists of 45 turbines with 1.003MW nameplate capacity.

The electric generators for the project were procured from Andritz Hydro.

Methodology

All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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