Kenering is a 120MW hydro power project. It is located on Sungai Perak river/basin in Perak, Malaysia. 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 1980 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1983. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Tenaga Nasional with a stake of 100%.

Kenering is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 300 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 34.7m. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 3 in number. The penstock diameter is 5.5m. The project generated 456 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1980 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1983.

Contractors involved

Franco Tosi Meccanica was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 40MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens Malaysia Sdn supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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