New Laxapana is a 100MW hydro power project. It is located on Kelani river/basin in Sri Lanka. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1974.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||100||100||–||Active||Sri Lanka|
The project is currently owned by Ceylon Electricity Board with a stake of 100%.
New Laxapana is a reservoir based project. The project generated 470 GWh of electricity.
The project got commissioned in 1974.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of pelton turbines, each with 50MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
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