Salon is a 93MW hydro power project. It is located on Durance river/basin in Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur, France. 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 1964. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is currently owned by Electricite de France with a stake of 100%.

Salon is a reservoir based project. The gross head of the project is 44m. The project generated 360 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1964.

Contractors involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 31MW nameplate capacity.

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