Santa Eugenia is a 98.144MW hydro power project. It is located on Xallas river/basin in Spain. 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 1988. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Ferroatlantica. S.L. Y Caixa Galicia and is currently owned by Grupo Ferroatlantica with a stake of 100%.

Santa Eugenia is a reservoir based project. The net head of the project is 202.63m. The project generated 220.8 GWh of electricity.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 55 MVA.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1988.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Union Fenosa Distribucion under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 49.07MW nameplate capacity.

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