Manso is a 212MW hydro power project. It is located on Manso river/basin in Mato Grosso, 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. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2000. Buy the profile here.


Furnas Centrais Eletricas and Proman Energy are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 70% and 30% respectively.

Manso is a reservoir based project. The net head of the project is 57.5m. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 4 in number.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2000.

Contractors involved

IMPSA was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 52.5MW nameplate capacity.

IMPSA supplied electric generator(s) for the project. The generator capacity is 55.5 MVA.

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