Hendrina Power Station
|Hendrina Power Station|
Location of Hendrina Power Station in South Africa
|Coordinates||26°2′S 29°36′E / 26.033°S 29.600°ECoordinates: 26°2′S 29°36′E / 26.033°S 29.600°E|
|Thermal power station|
|Nameplate capacity||2,000 Megawatt|
Hendrina Power Station came into operation between June 1970 and December 1976. Between 1995 and 1997 half of Hendrina's 10 units were refurbished.
The station contains ten AEG Kanis 200MW units with a total installed capacity on 2,000MW. Design efficiency at turbine MCR (Maximum Continuous Rating) is 34.20%. Hendrina, which is the only 10-unit power generating station in South Africa, is the world's largest AEG Kanis turbine installation.