Avignon hydroelectric plant

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Avignon hydroelectric plant is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Avignon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Avignon hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner
Operating[1] 1973[2] 120 MW[1] 4[2] Run-of-river[1] Compagnie Nationale du Rhône (CNR)[2]


Table 2: Location details for Avignon hydroelectric plant

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Avignon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France[2] 43.9764, 4.8191 (exact)[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, Installed Capacity Per Production Unit". European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity. 2022. Retrieved April 1, 2022.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 https://web.archive.org/web/20230219210838/https://www.cnr.tm.fr/energies-renouvelables/carte-des-actifs/. Archived from the original on 19 February 2023. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)