BRAZIL - Foz do Iguassu - September 17-21, 2018



Technical Visit

Technical Visit to Baixo Iguaçu HydroPower Plant

18 and 21/September 2018.

 

The visit is free of charge. There is a limited number of participants (20 per day). Registration is required, please, fill in the form

 

Program

07:00 – 11:00 – Foz do Iguaçu to Baixo Iguaçu site
11:00 – 12:00 – Presentation of the Baixo Iguaçu Hydroeletric Power Plant Project
12:00 – 13:00 – Lunch on site
13:00 – 16:00 – Site technical visit
16:00 – 20:00 – Baixo Iguaçu site to Foz do Iguaçu

 

 

      • Baixo Iguaçu Hydropower Plant Main Characteristics
        Stage: Under construction
      • Location: Iguaçu river, between the districts of Capanema and Capitão Leônidas Marques (Paraná State).
      • Power station capacity: 350 MW
      • Turbines: 3 Kaplan type units
      • Spillway type: controlled with 16 gates
      • Spillway capacity: 53.585 m3/s
      • Dam type: Rockfill with clay core
      • Dam high: 30 m
      • Dam length: 450 m
      • Crest elevation: 263,00 m.a.s.l.
      • Reservoir capacity for the full water level: 211,92 x 106 m3
      • Reservoir area: 31,63 km2
      • Transmission line tension: 230 kV