• 2007
    Entered into operation
  • 25 MW
    Installed capacity
  • 113.4 GWh
    Annual production

The power plant has a total head of 263.5m and the powerhouse is equipped with two Francis turbines, which receive water through a 6,200m long tunnel with 4m in base and 4m in arch, in addition to a 750m long penstock with 1.7m in diameter. The concrete gravity dam is 18.6m high.


São João hydropower plant
São João hydropower plant. (Photo: Statkraft)
Company Ownership share
Statkraft 81.31%
FUNCEF 18.69%

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