Aimores is a 330MW hydro power project. It is located on Doce river/basin in Minas Gerais, Brazil. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2001 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2006.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||330||330||–||Active||Minas Gerais, Brazil|
The project is currently owned by Alianca Geracao de Energia with a stake of 100%.
Aimores is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 184.6 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project are 26.9m and 25.8m respectively. The project cost is $931.161m.
The project construction commenced in 2001 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2006.
Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of kaplan turbines, each with 110MW nameplate capacity.
Voith Hydro Holding supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 116 MVA.
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