Hydroelectric Plants in Spain - Galicia

Anllo
Location: Pontevedra
Operator: Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Configuration: 7.9 MW Francis
Operation: 2006
T/G supplier: VA TECH, Indar
EPC: Socoin, Cobra
Quick facts: This project is on the Rio Anllóns in Cabana de Bergantiños.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 13 Jul 2008

Arroibar
Location: Pontevedra
Operator: Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Configuration: 2 X 7.2 MW Francis
Operation: 2006
T/G supplier: VA TECH
EPC: Socoin, Cobra
Quick facts: This project is on the Rio Lérez in Campo Lameiro de Pontevedra.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 13 Jul 2008

Belesar
Location: Lugo
Operator: Unión Fenosa
Configuration: 3 X 75 MW Francis
Operation: 1963
T/G supplier: Boving, GEC
Quick facts: Belesar has a 130m, high-arch dam with two concrete abutments on the Rio Mino. The project was initiated by Francisco Franco in 1956 and was a leading engineering achievement of its time. The T/G sets operate with a head of 118m and were substantially rebuilt and upgraded from 2000-2007.

Photograph courtesy of Unión Fenosa
Posted 21 Aug 2008

Eume
Location: A Coruna
Operator: Endesa
Configuration: 2 X 27 MW Francis
Operation: 1960
T/G supplier: Boving, GEC

Photograph courtesy of Endesa
Posted 26 Mar 2006

La Mereca
Location: Orense
Operator: Hidroelectrica de la Merca SL
Configuration: 2 X 2.4-MW Francis
Operation: 2006
T/G supplier: Voith, Indar, GEC
EPC: Desarrollos Hidroelectricos Industriales

Photograph courtesy of Aplitelc Bergueda
Posted 1 Aug 2015

Santo Estavo
Location: Orense
Operator: Iberdrola
Configuration: 4 X 66 MW Francis, 1 X 177 MEFrancis
Operation: 1955-1957, 2013
T/G supplier: KMW, MV, Voith, Siemens
EPC: Iberinco, Duro Felguera
Quick facts: Ths HPP is in the Sil river basin, close to the village of Nogueira de Ramuin. With the addition of the second phase unit, it is the largest hydropower station in Galacia. Work at Santo Estevo II began in Sep 2008 and was completed to schedule at the end of 2012.

Photograph courtesy of Iberdrola
Posted 2 Jun 2013

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 02-Aug-2015

Home