Suiça HPP

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: 165.6 GWh
Power: 34.49 MW

The power plant has an installed capacity of 34.49 MW and utilises a total head of approximately 250 metres.

The powerhouse has two Francis turbines which receive water by a 1852 metres long tunnel with 3.1 metres in diameter, and a 750.2 metres long conduct with 1.7 metres in diameter.

The dam is a 16.5 metre high, gravity type and holds a reservoir of 24 hectares.