Baynes is an 878MW hydro power project. It is planned on Cunene river/basin in Kunene, Namibia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2031. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by NamPower.

The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 2,650 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project will be 200m. The project is expected to generate 1,610 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines each with 6 MW nameplate capacity and 4 turbines each with 215 MW nameplate capacity respectively.

The project consists of 7 generators.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2031.

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About NamPower

NamPower is engaged in generation, transmission and distribution of the electricity.

This content was updated on 25 January 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.