Foz do Rio Claro is a 68.4MW hydro power project. It is located on Claro river/basin in Goias, Brazil. 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 2007 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2010. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Alupar Investimento and is currently owned by Foz do Rio Claro Energia with a stake of 100%.
Foz do Rio Claro is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project are 25.6m and 25.5m respectively.
The project construction commenced in 2007 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2010.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of kaplan turbines, each with 34.2MW nameplate capacity.
Andritz Hydro supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 38 MVA.
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About Alupar Investimento
Alupar Investimento SA (Alupar Investimento) carries out electric power generation and transmission company. It invests in small and medium generation plants, such as wind farms, hydroelectric power plants (UHEs), small hydroelectric power plants and photovoltaic power plants in Brazil, Colombia and Peru. The company has a stake in assets in Brazil and Colombia for transmission operation. Alupar transmitters have a wide national transmission network. It also develops infrastructure projects, including Owner Engineering in LTs, UHEs, PCHs and wind farms Alupar Investimento is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.