Nizhne-Bureyskaia Hydroelectric Station

Located 84.6 km from the mouth of the Burea river and 90 km downstream from the Bureiskaya HPP reservoir.

HPP purpose:

  • electricity generation;
  • water level regulation;
  • navigation;
  • flood and winter underflooding management.

Power generation:

  • installed capacity — 320 MW;
  • guaranteed capacity — 147 MW;
  • annual power output (long-term average) — 1650 million kW/h;
  • total annual time of operating at full installed capacity — 5150 hrs/year.

Water indicators (heads, m):

  • maximum (operating at normal reservoir water level and tech. min. GH) — 28.8;
  • minimum (net) — 20.4