Magat

Magat hydropower plant and dam is located on the Magat River in the island of Luzon in the Phillipines.

Ownership: 50 %
Production: 1083 GWh
Power: 360 MW

The power plant is served by a large reservoir with a usable storage capacity of 933 million cubic metres, the equivalent of about two months of production.

The reservoir and dam, including the intake gates, are owned and operated by the National Irrigation Authority (NIA) who also decide on the water level in the Magat reservoir. Re-regulating facilities are constructed downstream of the Magat power plant and are also owned and operated by NIA.