Dona Francisca hydropower plant
Dona Francisca hydropower plant is located on the Jacuí river in the state of Rio Grande do Sul.
2001Entered into operation
125 MWInstalled capacity
679 GWhAnnual production
The plant has a total head of approximately 40m. The powerhouse is equipped two Francis turbines, which receive water through two penstocks that are 85m long and 6.3m in diameter. The RCC dam is 51m high.
|Companhia Paranaense de Energia – COPEL
|Centrais Elétricas de Santa Catarina S.A. – CELESC