Santa Laura

Santa Laura

Santa Laura hydropower plant is located on the Chapecozinho river west in State Santa Catarina in Brazil.

Ownership: 100 % owned by Statkraft Energias Renováveis, which is 81.3 % owned by Statkraft
Production: 88.7 GWh
Power: 15 MW

The power plant has an installed capacity of 15 MW and uses a total head of approximately 67 metres.

The power house has two Francis turbines which receive water by a 1100 metres long tunnel, 5.5 metres in diameter.

The dam is a 28 metres high in rolled compacted concrete dam and holds a reservoir of 314 hectars.