List of power stations in Portugal

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The following page lists some power stations in Portugal.

Cogeneration[edit]

Station District Capacity (MW) Primary fuel Coordinates Year commissioned Status
Barreiro Cogeneration Station Setúbal 64,5 MW Fuel oil 38°40′32″N 9°03′16″W / 38.675434°N 9.054489°W / 38.675434; -9.054489 (Barreiro Thermal power station) 1979 Operational

Geothermal[edit]

Station District Coordinates Capacity (MW) Year commissioned Status
Pico Vermelho Power Station[1] 12 Operational
Ribeira Grande Power Station[2] 16 Operational

Hydroelectric[edit]

Station District Capacity (MW) River Type Coordinates Year commissioned Status
Aguieira Dam Coimbra 336 MW Mondego Pumped-storage 40°20′25″N 8°11′49″W / 40.340200°N 8.197000°W / 40.340200; -8.197000 (Aguieira Dam) 1981 Operational
Alto Lindoso Dam Viana do Castelo 630 MW Limia Pumped-storage 41°52′22″N 8°12′15″W / 41.872835°N 8.204075°W / 41.872835; -8.204075 (Alto Lindoso Dam) 1992 Operational
Alto Rabagão Dam Montalegre 68? MW Rabagão River Pumped-storage 41°44′22″N 7°51′27″W / 41.7395°N 7.857611°W / 41.7395; -7.857611 (Alto Rabagão Dam) 1964 Operational
Alqueva Dam Évora/Beja 259.2 MW (Stage 1)
259.2 MW (Stage 2)
Guadiana Pumped-storage 38°11′44″N 7°29′52″W / 38.195562°N 7.497708°W / 38.195562; -7.497708 (Alqueva Dam) 2004 (Stage 1)
2013 (Stage 2)
Operational
Bemposta Dam Bragança 240 MW (Stage 1)
191 MW (Stage 2)
Douro Run-of-the-river 41°18′04″N 6°28′12″W / 41.300991°N 6.470025°W / 41.300991; -6.470025 (Bemposta Dam) 1964 (Stage 1)
2011 (Stage 2)
Operational
Cabril Dam Castelo Branco/Leiria 108 MW Zêzere Conventional 39°55′02″N 8°07′57″W / 39.917270°N 8.132440°W / 39.917270; -8.132440 (Cabril Dam) 1954 Operational
Carrapatelo Dam Porto/Viseu 201 MW Douro Run-of-the-river 41°05′06″N 8°07′49″W / 41.084871°N 8.130218°W / 41.084871; -8.130218 (Carrapatelo Dam) 1971 Operational
Castelo de Bode Dam Santarém 159 MW Zêzere Conventional 39°32′38″N 8°19′12″W / 39.543772°N 8.319936°W / 39.543772; -8.319936 (Castelo de Bode Dam) 1951 Operational
Crestuma-Lever Dam Porto 117 MW Douro Run-of-the-river 41°04′15″N 8°29′09″W / 41.070882°N 8.485744°W / 41.070882; -8.485744 (Crestuma - Lever Dam) 1985 Operational
Miranda Dam Bragança 180 MW (Stage 1)
189 MW (Stage 2)
Douro Run-of-the-river 41°29′19″N 6°15′56″W / 41.488600°N 6.265600°W / 41.488600; -6.265600 (Miranda Dam) 1960 (Stage 1)
1995 (Stage 2)
Operational
Picote Dam Bragança 195 MW (Stage 1)
246 MW (Stage 2)
Douro Run-of-the-river 41°22′42″N 6°21′06″W / 41.378302°N 6.351589°W / 41.378302; -6.351589 (Bemposta Dam) 1958 (Stage 1)
2011 (Stage 2)
Operational
Pocinho Dam Guarda 186 MW Douro Run-of-the-river 41°08′03″N 7°06′51″W / 41.134103°N 7.114131°W / 41.134103; -7.114131 (Pocinho Dam) 1982 Operational
Régua Dam Vila Real 180 MW Douro Run-of-the-river 41°08′53″N 7°44′22″W / 41.147998°N 7.739552°W / 41.147998; -7.739552 (Régua Dam) 1973 Operational
Salamonde Dam Braga 42 MW (Stage 1)
207 MW (Stage 2)
Cávado Conventional 41°41′27″N 8°05′30″W / 41.690886°N 8.091744°W / 41.690886; -8.091744 (Salamonde Dam) 1953 (Stage 1)
2015 (Stage 2)
Operational
Santa Luzia Dam Coimbra 32 MW Unhais Conventional 40°05′21″N 7°51′27″W / 40.089233°N 7.857365°W / 40.089233; -7.857365 (Santa Luzia Dam) 1942 Operational
Valeira Dam Viseu 240 MW Douro Run-of-the-river 41°09′39″N 7°22′39″W / 41.160763°N 7.377368°W / 41.160763; -7.377368 (Valeira Dam) 1976 Operational
Vilarinho das Furnas Dam Braga 125 MW Homem Conventional 41°45′44″N 8°12′30″W / 41.762177°N 8.208314°W / 41.762177; -8.208314 (Vilarinho das Furnas Dam) 1972 Operational

Thermal[edit]

Station District Capacity (MW) Primary fuel Coordinates Year commissioned Status
Carregado Power Station Lisbon 710 MW Fuel oil 39°00′49″N 8°57′22″W / 39.013575°N 8.956032°W / 39.013575; -8.956032 (Carregado Thermal Power Plant) 1969 Decommissioned (2010)?
Lares Power Station Coimbra 826 MW Natural gas 40°07′29″N 8°46′30″W / 40.124642°N 8.775103°W / 40.124642; -8.775103 (Lares Thermal Power Plant) 2009 Operational
Pego I Power Station Santarém 576 MW Coal 39°28′05″N 8°06′33″W / 39.468189°N 8.109219°W / 39.468189; -8.109219 (Pego Thermal Power Station) 1993 Operational
Pego II Power Station Santarém 837 MW Natural gas 39°28′05″N 8°06′33″W / 39.468189°N 8.109219°W / 39.468189; -8.109219 (Pego Thermal Power Station) 2010 Operational
Ribatejo Power Station Lisbon 1176 MW Natural gas 39°00′41″N 8°57′05″W / 39.011486°N 8.951413°W / 39.011486; -8.951413 (Ribatejo Thermal Power Plant) 2005 Operational
Setúbal Power Station Setúbal 946 MW Fuel oil / Natural gas 38°30′33″N 8°50′41″W / 38.509280°N 8.844791°W / 38.509280; -8.844791 (Setubal Thermal Power Station) 1979 Decommissioned (09/2012)?
Sines Power Station Setúbal 1180 MW Coal 37°55′57″N 8°48′14″W / 37.932423°N 8.803992°W / 37.932423; -8.803992 (Sines Thermal Power Plant) 1985 Operational
Tapada do Outeiro I Power Station Porto 150 MW Coal 41°04′02″N 8°27′34″W / 41.067306°N 8.459356°W / 41.067306; -8.459356 (Tapada do Outeiro I Thermal Power Plant) 1959 Decommissioned (2004)
Tapado do Outeiro II Power Station Porto 990 MW Natural gas 41°04′11″N 8°27′35″W / 41.069651°N 8.459734°W / 41.069651; -8.459734 (Tapada do Outeiro II Thermal Power Plant) 1999 Operational
Tunes Power Station Faro 165 MW Diesel 37°09′55″N 8°15′48″W / 37.165166°N 8.263410°W / 37.165166; -8.263410 (Tunes Thermal Power Plant) 1973 Operational

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