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November 22, 2021

Sayano-Shushenskaya, Russia

By Carmen

Sayano-Shushenskaya is a 6,400MW hydro power project. It is located on Yenisei river/basin in Khakassia, Russia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 1968 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1978.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 6,400 6,400 Active Khakassia, Russia Lenhydroproject

Description

The project was developed by Lenhydroproject and is currently owned by RusHydro with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 31,340 million cubic meter. Sayano-Shushenskaya underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2010-2014. The project generated 23,500 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1968 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1978.

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Contractors Involved

Power Machines was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The project consists of 10 units of Francis turbines, each with 640MW nameplate capacity.

Power Machines supplied 2 electric generators for the Sayano-Shushenskaya (Sayano-Shushenskaya Unit (4,5)). The generator capacity is 640 MVA.

Power Machines supplied 1 electric generator for the Sayano-Shushenskaya (Sayano-Shushenskaya Unit 1). The generator capacity is 640 MVA.

Power Machines supplied 2 electric generators for the Sayano-Shushenskaya (Sayano-Shushenskaya Unit (2,3)). The generator capacity is 640 MVA.

Power Machines supplied 2 electric generators for the Sayano-Shushenskaya (Sayano-Shushenskaya Unit (7,8)). The generator capacity is 640 MVA.

Power Machines supplied 2 electric generators for the Sayano-Shushenskaya (Sayano-Shushenskaya Unit (9,10)). The generator capacity is 640 MVA.

Power Machines supplied 1 electric generator for the Sayano-Shushenskaya (Sayano-Shushenskaya Unit 6). The generator capacity is 640 MVA.

Methodology

All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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