Segredo is a 1,260MW hydro power project. It is located on Iguacu river/basin in Parana, Brazil. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1987 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1992.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||1,260||1,260||–||Active||Parana, Brazil||Companhia Paranaense de Energia|
The project is developed and owned by Companhia Paranaense de Energia. The company has a stake of 100%.
Segredo is a reservoir based project. The project generated 3.806 GWh of electricity.
The project construction commenced in 1987 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1992.
Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 turbines, each with 315MW nameplate capacity.
Andritz Hydro supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
About Companhia Paranaense de Energia
Companhia Paranaense de Energia SA (Copel) is an energy utility, which generates, transmits, distributes and sells electricity; and explores for and distributes natural gas. The company produces electricity from hydro, wind and thermal sources; and holds rights to supply piped gas in the State of Parana. The carries out study of the technical, economic and environmental feasibility of hydro, wind, solar photovoltaic and thermo electric generation projects. Copel also provides telecommunications and general communications services. It is owned by the State of Parana, BNDES Participacoes SA and other investors. The company serves industrial, residential, commercial, rural and other customers in the state. Copel is headquartered in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil.
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