Karakuz Hydropower Station is a 76MW hydro power project. It is located on Korkut river/basin in Adana, Turkey. 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 2013 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2015. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Power China Huadong Engineering and is currently owned by Altek Alarko Elektrik Santrallari Tesis, Isletme ve Tic.

The net head of the project is 530m. The penstock length is 1,580m. The penstock diameter is 2m. The project generated 276 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $217.823m.

The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 40.2MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 42.2 MVA.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2013 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2015.

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About Power China Huadong Engineering

Power China Huadong Engineering Corp Ltd (Power China Huadong) is a construction company that offers engineering services. The company’s services comprise engineering, procurement and construction; contracting and investment, planning and development, survey and design and consulting services. It offers social and economic development such as ecological environment construction, water environment comprehensive management, dam and engineering safety, complete equipment supply, regional development planning, and EPC project contracting services. Power China Huadong undertakes broad range of projects including hydropower and water conservancy, power, architectural, environmental, metro, dams and infrastructure. The company operates in Vietnam, Turkey, Nigeria, Pakistan, Ethiopia, Mexico, Indonesia, the UAE and Kenya. Power China Huadong is headquartered in Hangzhou, China.


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