Dams

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Where are the dams?

     For hydrological routing purposes, it is important to know the locations, history, and operating rules of dams. The following is combined from a number of sources. The primary operating group is EDP ESCELSA. Dams are classified according to their MW capacity: >30 MW are UHE Usina Hidrelétrica) or <30 MW, as PCH (Pequeno Usina Hidrelétrica).

 Location of dams (left), location of dams relative to gauging sations for Espirito Santo.

 

 

 

 

 

 

     Each dams has its set of properties.

                                                 

                        Dams and their properities in the Rio Jucu and Rio Santa Maria da Vitoria basins

                         Dams and their properties throughout Espirito Santo