Nominal capacity 8.12 MW
Equipment Type 7 propeller turbines (fixed blades turbine)
Head 10.8 m
Generating Flow 95.9 m³/s
River Basin Araguaia River
Location Mato Grosso, Brazil
The Primavera plant is located 231 kilometers from Cuiabá and 22 kilometers from the town of Primavera do Leste, situated on the right bank of Rio das Mortes River.
The plant includes an earth dam with a small reservoir, a built-in forebay and a natural 50 meter-long spillway. Seven steel penstocks connect the structure with the powerhouse, hosting five 1.17 MW and two 1.23 MW propeller turbines. Two of the generating sets were installed in 1995, three in 1998 and the last one in 1999.