Kavsak Bendi is a 191MW hydro power project. It is located on Seyhan 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 multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 2008 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2013. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Enerjisa Enerji Uretim.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 30 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project are 85.5m and 84.81m respectively.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2008 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2013.

Contractors involved

Kavsak Bendi (Kavsak Bendi I) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy francis turbines. The phase consists of 3 turbines with 62MW nameplate capacity.

Kavsak Bendi (Kavsak Bendi II) is equipped with CKD Blansko Small Hydro francis turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 5.715MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy supplied 3 electric generators for the Kavsak Bendi (Kavsak Bendi I).

TES Vsetin supplied 1 electric generator for the Kavsak Bendi (Kavsak Bendi II). The generator capacity is 6.39 MVA.

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About Enerjisa Enerji Uretim

Enerjisa Enerji Uretim AS (Enerjisa Enerji) is an energy utility company. The company generates electricity from lignite coal, hydro, natural gas and wind sources. It owns and operates wind plants such as Canakkale in Mahmudiye, Dagpazari in Mut, and Balikesir in Balikesir province; Tufanbeyli lignite power plant in Tufanbeyli; hydroelectric power plants such as Dagdelen, Kusakli, Cambasi, Yamanli II, Menge, Sariguzel, Hacininoglu, Kopru, Kavsak bendi, Kandil, Arkun among others; and natural gas plants such as Kentsa, Bandirma II, and Bandirma I in Bandirma and Kocaeli. The company invests in the development of various power projects in the country. Enerjisa Enerji is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey.


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