Irkutskaya is a 662.4MW hydro power project. It is located on Angara river/basin in Irkutsk, Russia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1950 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1956.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||662.4||662.4||–||Active||Irkutsk, Russia|
The project is currently owned by EuroSibEnergo.
Irkutskaya is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 31m. The project generated 4,100 GWh of electricity.
The project construction commenced in 1950 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1956.
Turboatom was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 8 units of kaplan turbines, each with 82.8MW nameplate capacity.
NPO Elsib supplied 8 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 103.5 MVA.
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