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Alrance Pumped Storage Power Station

Technology Type Open-loop Pumped Hydro Storage
Rated Power 11000 kW
URL More about Alrance Pumped Storage Power Station
Alrance is a pumped storage hydroelectric power station in the commune of Alrance, Aveyron, southern France. It lies at the head of the Lac de Villefranche-de-Panat and draws water through 10.8 km long penstocks from the Lac de Pareloup.
This data has been validated by project staff through a review of publicly available information about the project, and verified by the project owner.
Project Status
Status Operational
Commissioning On DD.01.YYYY
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Lac de Villefranche-de-Panat
Villefranche-de-Panat, Aveyron 12430
France

ISO/RTO N/A
Utility Électricité de France (EDF)
Utility Type Investor Owned
Paired Grid Resource Transmission
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Utility-Owned
Equity Owner 1 Électricité de France (EDF)
Equity Owner 1 Percent 100%
Developer Électricité de France (EDF)
Cost & Performance
Performance Annual Generation: 39,442 MWh
Benefits
Service Use Case Electric Energy Time Shift
Electric Supply Capacity
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