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Qairokkum HPP is a 174MW hydro power project. It is planned on Syrdarya river/basin in Sughd Province, Tajikistan. 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 1956 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 1957. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Barki Tojik. The company has a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 3,413.5 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project will be 24.5m and 17m respectively. The project is expected to generate 700 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 1956. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 1957.

Contractors involved

Tyazhmash will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The project consists of 6 units of Kaplan turbines, each with 29MW nameplate capacity.

Uralelectrotyazhmash is expected to supply 1 electric generator for the Qairokkum HPP (Qairokkum HPP Active_Unit). The generator capacity is likely to be 26.3 MVA.

Uralelectrotyazhmash is expected to supply 5 electric generators for the Qairokkum HPP (Qairokkum HPP Rehab _Units). The generator capacity is likely to be 26.3 MVA.

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About Barki Tojik

Barki Tojik is a producer and distributor of electricity. The company produces, distributes, sales and transmits electricity and heat. It also carries out operation of power plants and networks of the generation, republic, transmission, distribution and sale of electrical and thermal energy. The company owns and operates hydroelectric power stations, and heat and power plants. It owns power lines and distributes power. The company also imports and exports electricity with the neighboring countries such as Kyrgyzstan and Afghanistan. The company serves to local populations and industries in Tajikistan. Barki Tojik is headquartered in Tajikistan.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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