Amagase is a 92MW hydro power project. It is located on Yodogawa river/basin in Kyoto, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. The project construction commenced in 1955 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1964. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Obayashi and is currently owned by The Kansai Electric Power.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 26.28 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 57.1m.

The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1955 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1964.

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About Obayashi

Obayashi Corp (Obayashi) is a general construction contractor. It executes a range of civil engineering and building construction works. The company’s services portfolio includes consulting; diagnosis, design and engineering; evaluation and maintenance of buildings and related facilities; management of infrastructures such as road, railway and airports; and real estate services. The company manufactures and sells building materials; construction machinery and equipment; and concrete products for several projects. It also carries out other businesses that comprise renewable energy, private finance initiatives, and hotel and golf course business operations. The company has operations in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, North America and Oceania. Obayashi is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.