The power plants of Madeira river

JIRAU

3.750 MW
2,184 MW
50
2009
2013
US$ 5.5 billion
100 km

SANTO ANTÔNIO

3.568 MW
2,424 MW
50
2008
2012
US$ 8.9 billion
7 km

Installed capacity
Guaranteed generation
Number of turbines
Beginning of construction
Beginning of generation
Cost
Distance from Porto Velho

Flooding induced by the dams

Where the reservoirs go beyond the natural riverbed