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Drought triggers closure of hydro-electric power stations

droughtTwo of EDP’s hydroelectric plants have had to be shut down due to the continuing drought, with four more on the closure list.

The Vila dam in Tabuaço and the Santa Luzia dam power plants have ceased electricity production because the water in the reservoirs is low. What remains is needed for public consumption. The rules are clear: humans come first.


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