Villarino is an 810MW hydro power project. It is located on Tormes river/basin in Castile and León, Spain. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1970.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||810||810||–||Active||Castile and León, Spain||Iberdrola Renovables|
The project was developed by Iberdrola Renovables and is currently owned by Iberdrola with a stake of 100%.
Villarino is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 2,586.3 million cubic meter. The penstock length is 400m. The penstock diameter is 7.5m. The project generated 1,376 GWh of electricity.
The project got commissioned in 1970.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Red Electrica De Espana under a power purchase agreement.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 6 turbines, each with 135MW nameplate capacity.
ABB supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
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