Passos Maia

The Passos Maia hydropower plant.

Passos Maia hydropower plant is located on the Chapecó River, west in State Santa Catarina.

Ownership: 50 % owned by Statkraft Energias Renováveis
Annual Production: 112 GWh
Power: 25 MW

The power plant has a total head of 83 meters.

The powerhouse has two Francis turbines, which receive water through a 1,415 meters long tunnel, 5.65 meters in diameter.

The dam is 22 meters high, RCC type.