Salto do Rio Verdinho is a 93MW hydro power project. It is located on Verde river/basin in Goias, Brazil. 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 2010. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Votorantim Energia and is currently owned by Companhia Brasileira de Aluminio with a stake of 100%.

Salto do Rio Verdinho is a run-of-river project.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2010.

Contractors involved

ANDRITZ HYDRO Inepar do Brasil was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 turbines, each with 48MW nameplate capacity.

ANDRITZ HYDRO Inepar do Brasil supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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About Votorantim Energia

Votorantim Energia Ltda (Votorantim Energia), a subsidiary of Votorantim SA, generates and sells electricity and provides energy management solutions. It is responsible for integration and coordination of power generation processes at the plants owned by the Votorantim Group. The company generates electricity through owned hydroelectric plants and thermoelectric plants, and through power plants in which it has stake through consortia. It also sells power and offers energy management solutions to external customers. Votorantim Energia also serves clients through various energy contracting arrangements, gas procurement arrangements, optimization of their electricity and gas procurement strategies and customized solutions. The company serves external clients from the industrial, commercial and service sectors. Votorantim Energia is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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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.