Kurtun is an 80MW hydro power project. It is located on Harsit river/basin in Gumushane, Turkey. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project commenced construction in 1999.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 80 80 Active Gumushane, Turkey


The project is currently owned by Devlet su Isleri Genel Mudurlugu.

The net head of the project is 83.6m. The project generated 142 GWh of electricity.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site.

Development Status

The project commenced construction in 1999.

Contractors Involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines.


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