Bajina Basta is a 420MW hydro power project. It is located on Drina river/basin in Serbia. 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 420 420 Active Serbia


The project is currently owned by Electric Power Industry of Serbia.

Bajina Basta is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 150 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project are 600m and 554m respectively. Bajina Basta underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2009-2013.

Contractors Involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 105.6MW nameplate capacity.

Koncar – Elektroindustrija supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 100 MVA.


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