Estany Gento-Sallente is a 446MW hydro power project. It is located on Flamisell river/basin in Catalonia, Spain. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1985. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Endesa Cogeneracion Y Renovables (Ecyr) and is currently owned by Endesa Generacion with a stake of 100%.

Estany Gento-Sallente is a pumped storage project.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1985.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Red Electrica De Espana (Ree) under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company supplied pump model turbines for the project.

GE Renewable Energy supplied electric generator(s) for the project. The generator capacity is 120 MVA.

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.