Murray II is a 550MW hydro power project. It is located on Murray/Khancoban Back river/basin in New South Wales, 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 Snowy Hydro with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 1.76 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 264.3m. Murray II underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2009.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1969.

Contractors involved

GE Renewable Energy supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 145.2 MVA.

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