Chenderoh is a 52MW hydro power project. It is planned on Perak river/basin in Perak, Malaysia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 1927 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 1930. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Tenaga Nasional. The company has a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 95 million cubic meter.

Chenderoh (Chenderoh 5) consists of 1 unit of kaplan turbine with 12MW nameplate capacity.

Chenderoh (Chenderoh Unit 4) consists of 1 unit of francis turbine with 10MW nameplate capacity.

The Chenderoh (Chenderoh 5) has 1 electric generator that will be installed at the Chenderoh (Chenderoh 5) site.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 1927. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 1930.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

Chenderoh (Chenderoh Units 1 to 3) will be equipped with Andritz Hydro francis turbines. The phase consists of 3 turbines with 10MW nameplate capacity.

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About Tenaga Nasional

Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) is an electricity utility, which oversees electricity production and supply from generation to transmission and distribution of energy. It develops, operates, and maintains a portfolio of power generating units. The company generates electricity using various sources including crude oil, hydro, solar, natural gas, coal and gas. It serves industrial, commercial, residential, mining, street lighting, agriculture, regenerator, and free unit customers in Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah, and the Federal Territory of Labuan in Malaysia. TNB also supplies transformers and switchgears in Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Thailand, Vietnam, and Indonesia. The company has investments in district cooling facilities in the UAE; and provides operation and maintenance services in Kuwait and Pakistan. TNB is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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