Ralco is a 690MW hydro power project. It is located on Ralco, Bio Bio river/basin in Bio Bio, Chile. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2004.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||690||690||–||Active||Bio Bio, Chile|
The project is currently owned by Enel Generacion Chile with a stake of 100%.
Ralco is a reservoir based project. The net head of the project is 183.5m. The project generated 2,309.853 GWh of electricity.
The project got commissioned in 2004.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Sistema Interconectado Central under a power purchase agreement.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of francis turbine with 300MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of francis turbine with 390MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy supplied electric generator(s) for the project. The generator capacity is 404 MVA.
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