Hidroprado is a 51MW hydro power project. It is located in Tolima, Colombia. 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 1961 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1973. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project is currently owned by Celsia with a stake of 100%.

Hidroprado is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 966.22 million cubic meter. Hidroprado underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2015-2016. The project generated 193 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1961 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1973.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of francis turbine with 4.963MW nameplate capacity.

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 16.551MW nameplate capacity.

Hitachi Mitsubishi Hydro supplied 1 electric generator for the project. The generator capacity is 6 MVA.

Hitachi Mitsubishi Hydro supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 18 MVA.

Socolco is the O&M contractor for the hydro power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2003, for a period of 5 years.

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This content was updated on 20 July 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.