Petit Saut is a 100MW hydro power project. It is located on Sinamary river/basin in Cayenne, French Guiana. 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 1989 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1994. Buy the profile here.
The project is currently owned by Electricite de France with a stake of 100%.
Petit Saut is a pumped storage project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 3,500 million cubic meter.
The project construction commenced in 1989 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1994.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of kaplan turbines, each with 30MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 34 MVA.
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