Niva-3 is a 155.5MW hydro power project. It is located on Niva river/basin in Murmansk, Russia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1937 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1949.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||155.5||155.5||–||Active||Murmansk, Russia||JSC Lenhydroproject|
The project was developed by JSC Lenhydroproject. Gazprom Energoholding and Fortum Power and Heat are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 51.79% and 29.45% respectively.
Niva-3 is a reservoir based project. The project generated 877.02 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $33.1m.
The project construction commenced in 1937 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1949.
Power Purchase Agreement
Anheuser-Busch Companies and Phosagro are the power offtakers from the project.
Power Machines was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 38.5MW nameplate capacity.
Power Machines was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of francis turbine with 40MW nameplate capacity.
Power Machines supplied 4 electric generators for the project.
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