Rogun HPP

Roghun HPP is a hydropower plant that is being constructed in Tajikistan on Vakhsh river, and is included into Vakhsh HPP cascade being its upper part.

Projected capacity of the HPP is 3600 MW, average annual production is 13,1 billion kWt/h. Six francis hydroagrregates with the capacity of 600 MW each are to be installed in the building of HPP. The dam has to form large Roghun water reservoir with overall capacity of 13,3 km³ and the useful volume of 10,3 km³. The water reservoir shall be used in both energy production and irrigational purposes. The construction of HPP shall be implemented in several stages. The first unit of the Rogun hydroelectric power station will be launched in November 2018.