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Carpat PSP (Romania)

Pumped Storage Plant

Place:

Romania

Customer:

Water Energy Systems s.r.l.

Year:

2012 - 2013

Project Description:

Pumped storage plant with an installed power of 300 MW

Main Features:
  • Reservoir (V = 2.8 Mm³)
  • Rockfill dam (V = 1.7 Mm³, F.S.L. = 1'042 m a.s.l.)
  • Steel penstock (L = 2'400 m, D = 3.0 - 3.8 m)
  • Penstock shaft (H = 280 m, D = 3 m)
  • Underground powerhouse (No. 2 reversible Francis turbines, IP = 300 MW)
  • Tailrace tunnel (L = 900 m, D = 4.2 m)
Engineering Service:
  • Conceptual design
  • Feasibility studies