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Tedzani Power Station

Tedzani Hydro Power Station is located on the Shire River, 7Km downstream of Nkula Hydro Power stations. It comprises of three Power Stations: Tedzani I, Tedzani II and Tedzani III Hydro Power Stations. Tedzani I & II are housed in one Power House.

Tedzani I was commissioned in 1972, Tedzani II was commissioned in 1976 and Tedzani III was commissioned in 1995.

The total generation capacity is 92.7MW as detail below:

Installed Capacity

Station Name No. Of Machines Capacity per Machine (MW) Total Capacity (MW) Status
Tedzani I 2 10 20 Machine 1 not available due to Main Inlet Valve (MIV) rehabilitation works, Machine 2 available
Tedzani II 2 10 20  Available
Tedzani III 2 26.35 52.7  Available



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