GL has a stake in the project of Salto Pilão Hydroeletric power plant. An important project that generates a power of 191.89 MW, able to serve a city that has, approximately, the same size of Florianópolis Metropolitan Region (city located in south of Brazil). The plant, which is 200 km from the capital (Santa Catarina), stands out among others Brazilian underground plants by presenting the best use of the electric hydropower in Itajai-Açu River, benefiting around one million inhabitants in 53 municipalities. The energetic utilization consists in capturing the water and its diversion through a tunnel that passes through the interior of a rock, which has an elevation of approximately 200 m.
220 Km of Florianópolis / SC
GL Participation: 15%