Tabajara Dam Profile
Capacity: 350 MW
Flooded Area: 129 Km2
Operational Status: Planned
Companies Involved: Centrais Elétricas do Norte do Brasil S/A (Eletronorte) / Construtora Queiroz Galvão S/A / Furnas Centrais Elétricas S/A
Investment Plans: Programa de Aceleração do Crescimento, Brasil
Machadinho D'oeste (RO).
Eletronorte and Furnas are companies controlled by the state-owned federal holding Eletrobrás.
Protected areas affected:
Campos Amazônicos National Park (direct impact within the unit).
Priority areas for biodiversity protection affected:
- AM 86 (extremely high priority).
- AM 72 (extremely high priority).
- Against the barbarian invasions, the humanity: the struggle of the Arara (Karo) and the Gavião (Ikoloehj) against the hydroelectric projects for the Machado River in Rondonia
- Targeting the Campos Amazônicos