New Pangani Falls is a 68MW hydro power project. It is located on Pangani river/basin in Tanga, Tanzania. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1991 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1994.
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The project is currently owned by Tanzania Electric Supply.
The hydro reservoir capacity is 1.4 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 170m. The project generated 367 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $126m.
The project construction commenced in 1991 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1994.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 turbines, each with 34MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 40 MVA.
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