Viçosa hydropower plant

Viçosa hydropower plant is located on the Castelo river, in the state of Espírito Santo.

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

Production: 22.1 GWh

Power: 4.5 MW

The power plant has a total head of 66.5 meters.

The powerhouse has two Francis turbines, which receive water through an 860 meters penstock, 1.9 meters in diameter.

The dam is 4 meters high, concrete gravity type.