Paulo Afonso IV is a 2,462.4MW hydro power project. It is located on Sao Francisco river/basin in Bahia, Brazil. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1979.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||2,462.4||2,462.4||–||Active||Bahia, Brazil|
The project is currently owned by Companhia Hidro Eletrica do Sao Francisco with a stake of 100%.
Paulo Afonso IV is a reservoir based project. The gross head of the project is 112.5m.
The project got commissioned in 1979.
The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by Bardella SA Industrias Mecanicas and Voith Hydro Holding.
Voith Hydro Holding supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
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