Kossou is a 174MW hydro power project. It is located on Bandama river/basin in Yamoussoukro, Ivory Coast. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1972.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||174||174||–||Active||Yamoussoukro, Ivory Coast|
The project is currently owned by CI-Energies.
Kossou is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 27,675.4 million cubic meter. The project generated 450 GWh of electricity.
The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 58MW nameplate capacity.
The project got commissioned in 1972.
ABB supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 62 MVA.
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