Tajo De La Encantada is a 360MW hydro power project. It is located on Guadalhorce river/basin in Andalusia, Spain. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1977.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 360 360 Active Andalusia, Spain Endesa Cogeneracion Y Renovables (Ecyr)

Description

The project was developed by Endesa Cogeneracion Y Renovables (Ecyr) and is currently owned by Endesa Generacion with a stake of 100%.

Tajo De La Encantada is a pumped storage project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1977.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to ENDESA Distribucion Electrica under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 turbines, each with 92MW nameplate capacity.

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