Melikom Hydropower Project

The project mainly consists of weir structures, 3600 m long penstock, a powerhouse and a 700 m long tailwater canal.
 

Project Information

Client: Rinerji

Location: Rize

Status: In Progress

 

Key Features

Diversion Type

Installed Capacity 11 MW


 

 

 

Summary

Melikom HEPP is a diversion type hydropower facility which makes use of the head between 127 m and 58 m of Büyükdere Creek.

The project mainly consists of weir structures, 3600 m long penstock, a powerhouse and a 700 m long tailwater canal. The system having the storage capacity of 34 000 mbehind the weir structure will fulfill the daily regulation with two equal capacity Francis type turbines.