Malea is a 90MW hydro power project. It is located in South Sulawesi, Indonesia. 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 2021. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by PT Malea Energy.

Malea is a run-of-river project. The penstock length is 300m. The project cost is $199.168m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2021.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to PT PLN (Persero) under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.096kWh for a period of 10.00 years, starting from 2021.

Contractors involved

Toshiba Hydro Power (Hanzhou) was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 45MW nameplate capacity.

Toshiba Hydro Power (Hanzhou) supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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About PT Malea Energy

PT Malea Energy (PT Malea) that involves in creating more energy for the welfare and meet people's needs, especially the needs of the peoples of Sulawesi on energy sources that generate electricity. The company is headquartered in Bogor, Java, Indonesia.


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