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Carrapatelo is a 201MW hydro power project. It is located on Douro river/basin in Viseu, Portugal. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. The project construction commenced in 1965 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1971. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project is currently owned by Energias de Portugal with a stake of 100%.

Carrapatelo is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 148.4 million cubic meter. The project generated 783 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1965 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1971.

Contractors involved

Kvaerner was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of kaplan turbines, each with 63.4MW nameplate capacity.

ABB supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 67 MVA.

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This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.