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Lars Petter Pettersen


  • 2006
    Entered into operation
  • 360 MW
    Installed capacity
  • 1,507 GWh
    Annual production
CERAN hydropower complex
CERAN hydropower complex

The CERAN complex is comprised of three plants: Monte Claro (130 MW), Castro Alves (130 MW) and 14 de Julho (100 MW).


The main features of the hydropower complex are as follows: 


Capacity (MW)

Flooded area Dam type Max height Powerhouse Turbines
Castro Alves 130 5 km² RCC 50 m Underground Francis (3)
14 de Julho 100 6 km² RCC 42 m Underground Kaplan (2)
Monte Claro 130 1.4 km² RCC 27 m Semi-sheltered Kaplan (2)


Company Ownership share
Statkraft  5%
CPFL – Geração de Energia S.A 65%
Companhia Estadual de Geração e Transmissão de Energia Elétrica – CEEE – GT 30%

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