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January 13, 2022

Dogankent, Turkey

By Carmen

Dogankent is a 74.5MW hydro power project. It is located on Harsit river/basin in Giresun, Turkey. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1965 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1971.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 74.5 74.5 Active Giresun, Turkey


The project is currently owned by EMBA Elektrik Uretim.

Dogankent is a run-of-river project. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 2 in number. The penstock length is 276m. The penstock diameter is 2.25m. The project generated 188 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 8.2MW nameplate capacity.

The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 41.7MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 5 electric generators installed at the site.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1965 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1971.


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