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Alto Rabagão Hydro Power Plant

Technology Type Open-loop Pumped Hydro Storage
Rated Power 68000 kW
Duration at Rated Power (HH:MM) 0:15.00 / 14310.33
URL More about Alto Rabagão Hydro Power Plant
The Alto Rabagão Dam, built in 1964 is one of the largest in Portugal and forms a large artificial lake with a rectangular format, 4 kms wide and almost 20 km long. The dams water source is provided via the Rabagão River.The dam is 94 meters high and has a water volume capacity of 1,117,000 m3.
This data has been validated by project staff through a review of publicly available information about the project, and verified by the project owner. Information is accurate as of 2016-04-29.
Project Status
Status Operational
Commissioning On 01.01.1964
Project Includes Multiple Systems No

Viade de Baixo
Pisoes, Montalegre

Utility Energias de Portugal (EDP)
Utility Type Investor Owned
Paired Grid Resource
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Utility-Owned
Equity Owner 1 Energias de Portugal (EDP)
O&M Contractor MAGOP
Cost & Performance
Performance Performance metrics not available
Service Use Case Electric Energy Time Shift
Electric Supply Capacity

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