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OVERHAUL OF GENERATOR 1 AT MELO HYDROPOWER PLANT COMPLETED

12. 2. 2015 Koncar- Generators and Motors successfully completed overhaul of generator 1 at HPP Melo in Finland.

The overhaul of generator 1 at the Pohjolan Voima Melo hydropower plant in Kokemäenjoki river is completed. The overhauled generator is now much more efficient in load-following production of renewable energy.

The overhaul project of generator 1, which started last July, was completed almost on schedule. The overhaul has extended the power plant's effective service life by decades.

Koncar- Generators and Motor’s contractual scope includes upgrading of two generators type S 7077-44, 45 MVA, 10,5 kV, 50 Hz, 136,4 rpm.

Generator 2 of Melo hydropower plant will be overhauled during the summer and autumn of 2015.