Aswan I hydroelectric plant

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Aswan I hydroelectric plant (محطة كهرباء أسوان الأولى, محطة خزان أسوان1) is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Aswan, Khazan Aswan, Egypt.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Aswan I hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner Operator
Operating[1] 1960[1] 322 MW[1] 7 x 40 MW[1] Conventional storage[1] Egyptian Electricity Holding CO (الشركة القابضة لكهرباء مصر)[2] Hydro Plants Electricity Production CO (شركة المحطات المائية لإنتاج الكهرباء)[2]


Table 2: Location details for Aswan I hydroelectric plant

Location River Coordinates (WGS 84)
Aswan, Khazan Aswan, Aswan, Aswan, Egypt[3][4][5] Nile River[2] 24.0339, 32.8658 (exact)[6]

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