Sennar is a 65MW hydro power project. It is located on Blue Nile river/basin in Blue Nile, Sudan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1962. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by National Electricity.

Sennar (Sennar Main) consists of 2 units of kaplan turbines with 7.5MW nameplate capacity.

The Sennar (Sennar Main) has 2 electric generators installed at the site.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1962.

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