Nominal capacity 1.75 MW
Equipment type 1 Francis type horizontal turbine
Head 45.9 m
Generating flow 4.5 m³/s
River basin Tocantins River
Location Tocantins, Brazil
Taguatinga is located 340 kilometers from Palmas, which is situated in the suburbs of Taguatinga City. A 300 meter-long open channel connects the water intake (concrete weir) to the forebay. A 70 meter-long steel penstock reaches the powerhouse with a 1.8 MW generating set.
Taguatinga was built and initiated operations in 1983.