Jul 19, 2018
At 9:00 am December 9, 2017, after four years of construction, Hydropower Lower Sesan 2 Power plant（the “Sesan 2 power plant”)—the longest dam in Asia and the largest hydropower project in Cambodia—its first unit had successfully passed the 72-hour commissioning, and officially put into operation.
The total length of the Sesan 2 power plant dam is 6.5 kilometers and the total installed capacity is 400,000 kW. It adopts 8 sets of 50,000 kW bulb tubular-flow units that are made in China, and its rated head and stand-alone capacity are the forefront in the world with the same type of unit.
Sesan 2 power plant started the construction in October 2013. It is expected that all of the eight units will be put into operation at the end of October 2018.