Dona Francisca

Dona Francisca hydropower plant is located on the Jacuí river, in the State of Rio Grande do Sul.

Ownership: 2.12 % owned by Statkraft
Annual production: 679 GWh
Power: 125 MW

The plant has a total head of approximately 40 meters.

The powerhouse has two Francis turbines, which receive water through two penstocks that are 85 meters long and 6.30 meters in diameter.

The dam is 51 meters high, RCC type.