Suíça hydropower plant
Suíça hydropower plant is located on the Santa Maria da Vitória river in the state of Espírito Santo.
1965Entered into operation
34 MWInstalled capacity
165.7 GWhAnnual production
The power plant has a total head of 232m and the powerhouse is equipped with two Francis turbines, which receive water through a 1,852m long tunnel with 3.1m in diameter, in addition to a 734.9m long penstock with 1.9m in diameter. The concrete gravity dam is 16.5m high.