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El Ciego

History of El Ciego

H.N.E. was awarded the concession for the hydroelectric operation of the El Ciego Plant in 1952, as an extension to the hydroelectric operation of Barasona, for a maximum flow volume of 12 m3/s.

Power plant facilities

  • One MAIER MASCHINENFABRIK GMBH brand, Francis-type, horizontal turbine, No 1,760, 4,500 HP, 35 m head, with a nominal speed of 375 rpm, maximum flow of 12 m3/s
  • One Alternator, brand SIEMENS SCHUCHERT, model VFW 560/22-16, with a voltage of 6,600 V, I= 350 A, rating of 4,000 KVA, rpm= 375 +85%, 50 Hz

Location

The plant is located near the municipality of Estada which is situated in the administrative county of Somontano; in the valley of Cinca, between two channels: the channel of Aragón y Cataluña and the channel of Hidro-Nitro.

It is at a distance of 11 Km from the administrative capital Barbastro and 61 Km from the city of Huesca.

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