Shiobara is a 900MW hydro power project. It is located on Jinzu river/basin in Tochigi, Japan. 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 1994. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Tokyo Electric Power Co Holdings.

Shiobara is a pumped storage project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 11.9 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 338m.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 300MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1994.

Contractors involved

Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 360 MVA.

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This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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