Saint Etienne Cantales is a 105MW hydro power project. It is located on Cere river/basin in Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1940 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1947.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||105||105||–||Active||Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France|
The project is currently owned by Electricite de France with a stake of 100%.
Saint Etienne Cantales is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 133 million cubic meter. The project generated 87 GWh of electricity.
The project construction commenced in 1940 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1947.
GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 36MW nameplate capacity.
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