Kardzhali is a 106MW hydro power project. It is located on Arda river/basin in Kardzhali, Bulgaria. 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 1957 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1963. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is currently owned by Natsionalna Elektricheska Kompania.

Kardzhali is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 539.9 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 93m. The project generated 160 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1957 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1963.

Contractors involved

IHB Electric supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 36 MVA.

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This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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