Villarino is an 856.51MW hydro power project. It is located on Tormes river/basin in Castile and León, 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 1970. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Iberdrola Renovables and is currently owned by Iberdrola with a stake of 100%.
Villarino is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 2,586.3 million cubic meter. The penstock length is 400m. The penstock diameter is 7.5m. Villarino underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2020-2021. The project generated 1,376 GWh of electricity.
The project got commissioned in 1970.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Red Electrica De Espana under a power purchase agreement.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 6 turbines, each with 135MW nameplate capacity.
ABB supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
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