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January 18, 2022

Nihikadouhara, Japan

By Carmen

Nihikadouhara is a 66.1MW hydro power project. It is located on Kuzuryu river/basin in Fukui, Japan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1919.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 66.1 66.1 Active Fukui, Japan


The project is currently owned by Hokuriku Electric Power.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 4.1 million cubic meter.

Nihikadouhara (Nihikadouhara Phase 1) consists of 2 units of francis turbines.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1919.

Contractors Involved

Nihikadouhara (Nihikadouhara Phase 3) is equipped with Fuji Electric turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 50MW nameplate capacity.

Fuji Electric supplied 1 electric generator for the Nihikadouhara (Nihikadouhara Phase 3). The generator capacity is 53 MVA.


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