Lam Dong puts into operation hydropower plant

10:18 | 11/01/2017 Energy

The Krong No 2 Hydropower Plant began operation in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong’s Lac Duong district on January 7.

lam dong puts into operation hydropower plant
At the inauguration ceremony of the Krong No 2 hydropower plant - Photo: baolamdong

The 30MW plant is capable of producing nearly 106 million kWh of electricity annually.

The facility’s associated reservoir has a full storage capacity of 9,356 million cubic metres of water.

Built at a cost of more than VND 1.4 trillion (US$ 62.1 million), the project is the second of its kind on the Krong No River.

The two Krong No hydropower plants generate a total of 170 million kWh of electricity on a yearly basis.

Theo NDO