Gomale Oya Hydropower Project

August 1st, 2016

Commissioned in August, 2016 Gomale Oya mini hydropower project uses the waters of Gomale oya, which feeds Kelani River.

Generation Capacity 1.4 MW
Location Magala, Maliboda, Sri Lanka
River Gomale Oya
Catchment Area 3.45 sq.km
Rainfall 5,500mm
Plant Utilization Level 30%
Design Flow 1.0 m3/sec
Head 158m
Turbines  Zeco di Zerbaro e Costa e C. Srl., Italy
Generators Marelli Motori SpA, Italy
Exp. Electricity Generation 3.4 GWh
CO2 Emission Reduction  2356 T - CO2