GERD Motor

The installation of one of the two Grand Renaissance Dam generator has been successfully completed on September 15, 2021.

One of the two units expected to generate power in the near future, the installation of a turbine generator unit on Unit 10 has been successfully completed today. The rotor and its components weigh 840 tons, and the rotor alone weighs 780 tons.

The diameter of the rotor from one end to the other is 11.7 meters in diameter. Proper installation of the rotor and turbine components can be considered as an indication of the imminent start of power generation testing.

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