Sonico is a 60MW hydro power project. It is located on Oglio river/basin in Lombardy, Italy. 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 1928. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Electricite de France with a stake of 97.4%.

Sonico is a reservoir based project. 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 2 in number. The penstock length is 852m. The penstock diameter is 1.7m. The project generated 148.89 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 5 turbines, each with 14.2MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 5 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 16 MVA.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1928.

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