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Kolymskaya is a 900MW hydro power project. It is planned on Kolyma river/basin in Magadan, Russia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 1974 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 1982. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Lengidroproekt and RusHydro. RusHydro and Others are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 98.76% and 1.24% respectively.

Kolymskaya is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 15,077 million cubic meter. The net head of the project will be 108m. The project is expected to generate 3,325 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 1974. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 1982.

Contractors involved

Power Machines will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The project consists of 5 units of Kaplan turbines, each with 180MW nameplate capacity.

NPO Elsib is expected to supply 3 electric generators for the Kolymskaya (Kolyma 1, 2, 3). The generator capacity is likely to be 212 MVA.

NPO Elsib is expected to supply 2 electric generators for the Kolymskaya (Kolyma 4,5). The generator capacity is likely to be 212 MVA.

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About RusHydro

RusHydro (RusHydro) is an electric utility. It generates electricity and capacity, and transmits, distributes, and sells it on wholesale and retail basis. The company generates electricity using various sources such as hydro, ocean, wind, solar and geothermal. RusHydro also sells heat energy. The Russian Federation has a 61.73% stake in the company, while PJSC Bank VTB, Jivanta Ventures, Avitrans and others hold the remaining share. Its services cover a vast area, from St. Petersburg to the Primorye Territory, and from the Chukotka Autonomous Area to the Republic of Dagestan. The company has operations in Russia and Armenia. RusHydro is headquartered in Moscow, Russia.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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