Salto Pilao is a 191.89MW hydro power project. It is located on Itajai river/basin in Santa Catarina, 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. The project construction commenced in 2006 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2009. Buy the profile here.
Companhia Brasileira de Aluminio, Companhia Geracao de Energia Pilao and DME Energetica are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 60%, 20% and 20% respectively.
Salto Pilao is a reservoir based project. The net head of the project is 194m. The project cost is $538.455m.
The project construction commenced in 2006 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2009.
Voith Siemens Hydro Power Generation and WorleyParsons were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.
Voith Siemens Hydro Power Generation was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 97.65MW nameplate capacity.
Voith Siemens Hydro Power Generation supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 106.6 MVA.
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