The Company’s second project Batatota mini-hydro power project is sited in Kuruwita, Ratnapura District. This project was commissioned and connected to the National Grid in 2007. The company has a 15-year power purchase agreement with the Ceylon Electricity Board and contributes 11.21GWh of electricity to the national grid.
Technical Specification
Project Capacity
:
2.0 MW
Mean Annual energy supply
:
11.21 GWh
River catchment
:
Kuru Ganga
Head
:
41.6 m
Channel Length
:
1.7 km
Penstock Length
:
140 m
Plant Factor
:
64 %
Commissioning Date
:
06 March 2007
Turbine Type
:
2 Francis machines @ 800 kW  & 1 Francis machine
@ 500 kW