• 1959
    Entered into operation
  • 23 MW
    Installed capacity
  • 82.3 GWh
    Annual production

The power plant has a total head of approximately 144.5m and the powerhouse is equipped with three Francis turbines, which receive water through a 273m long penstock with 2.2m in diameter. The concrete gravity dam is 44m high.


Rio Bonito hydropower plant  
Rio Bonito hydropower plant. (Photo: Statkraft) 
Company Ownership share
Statkraft 81.31%
FUNCEF 18.69%

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