Khoda Afarin is a 102MW hydro power project. It is planned on Araz river/basin in East Azerbaijan, Iran. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2010 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Farab.

The project is expected to generate 275 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2010. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

Contractors involved

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

ENERGO-PRO will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company is expected to provide 2 units of kaplan turbines, each with 51MW nameplate capacity.

Koncar Generators and Motors is expected to supply 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is likely to be 56 MVA.

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About Farab

Farab Co (Farab) is a diversified company. It offers services such as project management, design and engineering, financing, procurement, construction and commissioning and operation and maintenance services. It also provides contracting services for various energy projects. Farab’s field of activities includes hydropower plants, thermal power plants, railway industries, wind farm, energy management and mineral industries. The company constructs Thermal Power Plants Projects, Oil and Gas Projects, Petrochemical Projects, Railway Industries Projects, Smart Grid Projects and Water Projects. It has operations in Iran, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan and the Kenya. Farab is headquartered in Tehran, Iran.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.