Alicura hydroelectric plant

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Alicura hydroelectric plant (Central Hidroeléctrica Alicura) is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Departamento Pilcaniyeu, Río Negro Province, Argentina.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Alicura hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner Operator
Operating[1] 1984[1] 1040 MW[1] 4 x 260 MW[1] Conventional storage[1] AES Energía[2] AES Energía Argentina[2]

Location

Table 2: Location details for Alicura hydroelectric plant

Location River Coordinates (WGS 84)
Departamento Pilcaniyeu, Río Negro Province, Argentina[3] Río Limay[1] -40.5841, -70.7476 (exact)[3]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 https://web.archive.org/web/20221211124725/https://www.argentina.gob.ar/economia/energia/energia-electrica/hidroelectrica/centrales-hidroelectricas. Archived from the original on December 11, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20221129220759/https://www.argentina.gob.ar/orsep/registro-de-presas-fiscalizadas/regional-comahue/alicura. Archived from the original on November 29, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20220630182110/https://www.google.com/maps/place/AES+Central+Hidroel%C3%A9ctrica+Alicur%C3%A1/@-40.5825606,-70.7505378,1010m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x10246c95df1fd968!8m2!3d-40.5842254!4d-70.7475996?shorturl=1. Archived from the original on June 30, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)