Porto Colômbia

State Guaíra-SP/ Planura-MG
River name Paraná
sub-basin name Grande
Company name FURNAS
Latitude 20°7'45"S
Longitude 48°34'17"W
Construction Period 1970-1973
Total installed power(MW) 320
Destination of Energy SP
Historical Maximum discharge(m3/s)
Mean discharge (m3/s)
Historical minimum discharge (m3/s)
Basin area (km2)
maximum operational water level (m) 467.2
extreme maximum water level (m)
operational water level (m) 467.2
minimum operational water level (m) 465.5
Total volume (m3) 1,525 bilhões
Net volume (m3) 2,335 bilhões
Length (km)
Surface area at normal condition (km2) 143
Downstream water level(maximum) (m)
Downstream water level(normal) (m)
Downstream water level(minimum) (m)
Height of the spillway outlet (m)
Height of the main dam (m) 40
Length of the main dam(m)
Vaciemiento máximo / Capacidad de descarge del vertedor (m3/s) 16000
Tipo segmento
Número de Compuertas Total 9
Largo (m) 15
Altura (m) 15.4
Cota del tipo de ogiva
Longitud de la cresta (m)
Número de unidades instaladas 4
Potencial nominal (MW) 80
Tipo Kaplan
Ancho Total (m)
Largo Total (m)
Desnível (m)
Referencia http://www.mundociencia.com.br/fisica/eletricidade/pcolombia.htm
Otro información T/G supplier: Nohab, ASEA It cost about $63mn (without IDC) and was financially supported by the World Bank.
Porto Colômbia