Mavuzi is a 52MW hydro power project. It is located on Buzi river/basin in Manica, Mozambique. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1957.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||52||52||–||Active||Manica, Mozambique|
The project is currently owned by Electricidade de Mocambique EP.
Mavuzi is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 160m. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 3 in number. Mavuzi underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2013-2017. The project generated 232 GWh of electricity.
The project got commissioned in 1957.
Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 5MW nameplate capacity.
Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 14MW nameplate capacity.
Voith Hydro Holding supplied 5 electric generators for the project.
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