Chautagne is a 97.3MW hydro power project. It is located on Rhone river/basin in Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1980.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||97.3||97.3||–||Active||Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France||Compagnie Nationale du Rhone|
The project is developed and owned by Compagnie Nationale du Rhone. The company has a stake of 100%.
The project generated 487 GWh of electricity.
Chautagne (Barrage de Motz) consists of 2 units of bulb turbines.
Chautagne (PCH de Motz) consists of 2 units of kaplan turbines.
The Chautagne (Barrage de Motz) has 2 electric generators installed at the site.
The project got commissioned in 1980.
Chautagne (Usine d’ Anglefort) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy bulb turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 45MW nameplate capacity.
Chautagne (Usine d’ Anglefort 2) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy bulb turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 45MW nameplate capacity.
Hydro Engineering supplied 2 electric generators for the Chautagne (PCH de Motz). The generator capacity is 3.2 MVA.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 1 electric generator for the Chautagne (Usine d’ Anglefort). The generator capacity is 45.5 MVA.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 1 electric generator for the Chautagne (Usine d’ Anglefort 2). The generator capacity is 46 MVA.
About Compagnie Nationale du Rhone
Compagnie Nationale du Rhone SA (CNR) a subsidiary of Engie SA, is a renewable energy company that produces electricity through renewable energy sources. The company designs and operates river and industrial facilities, including dams, hydropower plants, small hydropower plants, mini hydropower plants, wind farms, solar power plants, dikes, locks, and business parks. It also develops industrial and port sites, marinas, mooring points and leisure areas on the river. CNR offers engineering services related to hydroelectric development and development of waterways. The company has operations in Condrieu, Villeneuve-les-Avignon, Bourg-les-Valence cedex, and Paris, France. CNR is headquartered in Lyon, France.
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