Randenigala is a 122MW hydro power project. It is located on Mahaweli river/basin in Uva, Sri Lanka. 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 1986. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Ceylon Electricity Board.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 861 million cubic meter. The project generated 428 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1986.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 61MW nameplate capacity.

ABB supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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