Nihuil 2 hydroelectric plant

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Nihuil 2 hydroelectric plant (Central Hidroeléctrica Nihuil 2) is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Departamento San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Nihuil 2 hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner Operator
Operating[1] 1968[1] 131 MW[1] 6 x 20 MW[1] Conventional storage[1] Pampa Energía SA[2] Pampa Energía SA[2]


Table 2: Location details for Nihuil 2 hydroelectric plant

Location River Coordinates (WGS 84)
Departamento San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina[3] Río Atuel[1] -34.9125, -68.6237 (exact)[3]

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