Kashkhatau is a 65.1MW hydro power project. It is located on Cherek river/basin in Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1993 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2010.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||65.1||65.1||–||Active||Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia|
The project is currently owned by RusHydro.
The hydro reservoir capacity is 7.5 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 100m. The penstock length is 980m. The project generated 241 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $58m.
The project construction commenced in 1993 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2010.
Tyazhmash was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 21.7MW nameplate capacity.
NPO Elsib supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
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