Rio Bonito SHP

Suiça hydropower plant is located on the Santa Maria da Vitória River in the central region of the State of Espírito Santo in Brazil.

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

Production: 82.3 GWh

Power: 22.5 MW

The power plant has an installed capacity of 22.5 MW and utilises a total head of approximately 144.5 metres.

The powerhouse has three Francis turbines which receive water by a 421 metres long conduct, 3 metres in diameter.

The dam is a 44 metre high, gravity type dam and holds a reservoir of 220 hectares.