Another water wheel for Norak HPS delivered to Tajikistan
Speaking in an interview with Asia-Plus, Nozirjon Yodgori, a spokesman for Barqi Tojik (Tajik electric systems) power holding, said that Barqi Tojikís transportation service will begin transportation of the wheel to the Norak HPS site already today. The wheel is expected to be transported to the Norak HPS in two days.
The water wheel
was manufactured at the scientific production association in
The Norak Dam is a large earth fill dam located on the
A total of nine hydroelectric turbines are installed in the Norak Dam. Originally having a generating capacity of 300 megawatts each (2,700 megawatts total), they have since been redesigned and retrofitted such that they now combine to produce 3,000 megawatts. The stationís capacity is 11.2 billion kWh of electrical power per year.