Mestiachala 1

20 MW Hydropower plant, Georgia

Technical Data
Total installed capacity20 MW
Turbine typePelton
Number of turbines2
Modular flow 6.91 m3/s
Net head 197.2 m

Project description

The hydropower plant Mestiachala 1 is planned on the Mestiachala River, upstream of the project Mestiachala 2 in Georgia's Svaneti region. Its realization is the fruit of a joint venture between RP Global and BGEO Group called GRPC (Georgian Renewable Power) which aims to contribute to Georgia's energy independence in a sustainable way.

The project is currently under construction, with commissioning set for 2018.

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