Kygy is a 140MW hydro power project. It is located on Firat river/basin in Elazig, Turkey. 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. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Devlet su Isleri Genel Mudurlugu.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 22.5 million cubic meter. The project generated 450 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $153.78m.

Contractors involved

Power Machines was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 turbines, each with 46.6MW nameplate capacity.

Power Machines supplied 3 electric generators for the project.

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About Devlet su Isleri Genel Mudurlugu

Devlet su Isleri Genel Mudurlugu (Devlet su Isleri) is a state-owned hydraulic agency that offers planning, conservation, development, operation and management of water resources. The company's activities include opening wells for underground water studies and surveys, protection, underground water boarding and registration of underground waters, water purification plant constructions, generating hydroelectric energy and drinking water, flood protection, spreading of irrigated agriculture, and others. Its services areas comprise energy, agriculture environment and flood. The company serves customers throughout Turkey. Devlet su Isleri is headquartered in Ankara city, Ankara, Turkey.


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