Grand Maison is a 1,820MW hydro power project. It is located on Eau d’Olle river/basin in Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1978 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1985.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||1,820||1,820||–||Active||Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France|
The project is currently owned by Electricite de France with a stake of 100%.
Grand Maison is a pumped storage project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 137 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 918m. The project generated 1,425 GWh of electricity.
The project construction commenced in 1978 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1985.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of pelton turbines, each with 150MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 8 units of pump turbines, each with 150MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 8 electric generators for the project.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 170 MVA.
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