Alto Rabagao is a 68MW hydro power project. It is located on Rabagao river/basin in Vila Real, Portugal. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1964.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 68 68 Active Vila Real, Portugal EDP Gestao da Producao de Energia


The project was developed by EDP Gestao da Producao de Energia and is currently owned by Energias de Portugal.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 568.7 million cubic meter. The project generated 83 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1964.

Contractors Involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 36.75MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy supplied electric generator(s) for the project. The generator capacity is 45 MVA.


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