Lemonthyme is a 54MW hydro power project. It is located on Mersey river/basin in Tasmania, Australia. 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. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1969. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Hydro-Electric.

Lemonthyme is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 148.2 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 139m. 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 1 in number. The penstock length is 1,600m. The project generated 313 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1969.

Contractors involved

Fuji Electric was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of francis turbine with 54MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens supplied 1 electric generator for the project. The generator capacity is 60 MVA.

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This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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