Villarodin is a 364MW hydro power project. It is located on Villarodin river/basin in Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, 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 1966. Buy the profile here.
The project is currently owned by Electricite de France with a stake of 100%.
Villarodin is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 333 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 887m. The project generated 671 GWh of electricity.
The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site.
The project got commissioned in 1966.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of pelton turbines, each with 180MW nameplate capacity.
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