Thuong kon tum is a 220MW hydro power project. It is located on Dak Nghe/Se San river/basin in Kon Tum, Vietnam. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2021.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 220 220 Active Kon Tum, Vietnam Vietnam Electricity; Vinh Son – Song Hinh Hydropower Joint Stock


The project is developed and owned by Vietnam Electricity and Vinh Son – Song Hinh Hydropower Joint Stock. Vietnam Electricity has 30% stake in the project.

The gross head and net head of the project are 879m and 844m respectively. The project generated 850 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $310.946m.

The nameplate capacity of electric generator(s) installed at the site is 129.41 MVA.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2021.

Contractors Involved

Andritz Hydro was selected to render EPC services for the hydro power project.

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of pelton turbines, each with 110MW nameplate capacity.

About Vietnam Electricity

Vietnam Electricity (EVN) is an integrated electric utility that generates, transmits and distributes, and sells energy. The company produces power from hydro, coal, oil, and gas sources. EVN operates various power plants and electricity generation companies. It operates the entire national power transmission and distribution network and controls operation of the national power system through the National Load Dispatch Center. The company imports electricity from China and Laos, and exports power to Cambodia and Laos. It operates through power generation and distribution companies in Vietnam. EVN is headquartered in Hanoi, Vietnam.

About Vinh Son – Song Hinh Hydropower Joint Stock

Vinh Son – Song Hinh Hydropower Joint Stock Company (Vinh Son hydropower), formerly known as Vinh Son Hydropower Plant is a hydropower company that offers production and sales of electricity. The company business activities include production and sales of electricity, management services for operation and maintenance of hydropower plants, project management consultancy and construction supervision of hydropower projects, consultant supervision construction of irrigation works and traffic, trading materials and equipment, invest in construction of power projects, trading in real estate, testing and calibration of electrical equipment and tools, and others. It has operations throughout Vietnam. Vinh Son hydropower is headquartered in Qui Nhon, Vietnam.


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