Magat

Magat Hydroelectric Power Plant by the sea

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

The Magat hydro power plant in the Philippines 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.