Frieira is a 130MW hydro power project. It is located on Mino river/basin in Galicia, Spain. 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. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Naturgy Energy Group.

Frieira is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 44.41 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 24.5m.

Contractors involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of kaplan turbines, each with 65MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy supplied 1 electric generator for the project.

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