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Kardzhali Hydroelectric Power Station

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Country  Bulgaria
Status  Active
Nameplate capacity  108 MW
Owners  VA Tech Wabag, NEK EAD
Location  Kardzhali
Primary fuel  Hydropower
Units operational  3
Kardzhali Hydroelectric Power Station
Address  ul. "Zahari Zograf", 6609, Bulgaria
Similar  Ivaylovgrad Dam, Sestrimo Hydro Power Pl, Chaira Hydro Power Pl, Republika Power Plant, Maritsa Iztok Complex

The Kardzhali Hydro Power Plant (Bulgarian: ВЕЦ Кърджали) is an active hydro power near Kardzhali, southern Bulgaria constructed on the dam of the same name on the river Arda. It has 3 individual turbines with a nominal output of around 36 MW which deliver up to 108 MW of power.

Together with the Ivailovgrad HPP and Studen Kladenets HPP, Kardzhali HPP forms the Dolna Arda Hydro Cascade with total capacity of 276 MW. There is a 65,000,000 euro modernization plan for the three power plants.


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