Draganesti is a 57MW hydro power project. It is located on Olt river/basin in Olt, Romania. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1988.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 57 57 Active Olt, Romania


The project is currently owned by S.C. Hidroelectrica.

The gross head of the project is 13.5m. Draganesti underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2005-2012.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1988.

Contractors Involved

UCM Resita was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of bulb turbines, each with 14.25MW nameplate capacity.

Hydro Engineering supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 14 MVA.


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