Fruteiras SHP

Fruteiras hydropower plant is located on the Fruteiras River, a tributary of the Castelo River, in the southern region of the State of Espírito Santo in Brazil.

Ownership: 100 % owned by Statkraft Energias Renováveis, which is 81.3 % owned by Statkraft.

Production: 48.7 GWh
Power: 8.7 MW

The power plant has an installed capacity of 8.7 MW and utilises a total head of approximately 200.5 metres.

The powerhouse has two Francis turbines which receive water by a 1187.5 metre long conduct, 1.2 metres in diameter.

The dam is a 4 metre high, gravity type and holds a reservoir of 21 hectares.