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Welcome to the HydroCalculator. With the tool, you can perform a basic analysis of the economic feasibility of hydro projects as well as calculating some simple environmental and social indicators that can be compared to those of other dams. Sign in or register now to create a new analysis, or clone one of the existing analyses if you want to analyze the same project. Following is a list of projects already analyzed. You can use the Filter to search for specific projects. Please give us feedback so we can improve the tool. Thank you!

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Project (Sort by last update) Links Capacity (MW) Internal Rate of Returnsort icon Net Present Value CO₂e emissions (t/MW) Inundated land (ha/MW) Displaced people / MW
La Guitarra (Man 250), Departamento de Huancavelica, Peru, updated 6 years ago by Carlos Solís (staff) View 433 MW 15.6% 261,483 thousand USD 4,600 2.3
Cachuela Esperanza, Guayaramerin, Beni, updated 7 years ago by dina.farfan View 990 MW 15.5% 799,585 thousand USD 200,000 70 3
Mantaro 270 (Man 270), Tayacaja, Departamento de Huancavelica, Peru, updated 6 years ago by Carlos Solís (staff) View 286 MW 15.1% 165,903 thousand USD 3,600 1.5
CH Pongo de Mainique, Echarati, updated 7 years ago by Yuricito View 942 MW 15.1% -256,843 thousand PEN 120,000 42 5
Belo Monte, Amazonas, Brasil, updated 4 years ago by ianhaubold View 11,200 MW 15.0% 3,282 million BRL 14,000 4.6
Belo Monte, Amazonas, Brasil, updated 7 years ago by vijaylaxsmi View 11,200 MW 15.0% 3,282 million BRL 28,000 4.6 2
Rondon 2, Rondonia, updated 7 years ago by LIX View 73.5 MW 14.3% 270,154 thousand BRL 1,000,000 310 30
Sopladora, Morona-Santiago, Ecuador, updated 6 years ago by Carlos Solís (staff) View 487 MW 14.3% 106,205 thousand USD 0.32 0.0021
Cachuela Esperanza, Guayaramerin, Beni, updated 7 years ago by dina.farfan View 990 MW 14.2% 475,259 thousand USD 200,000 70 3
Cachuela Esperanza, Guayaramerín, Beni Department, Bolivia, updated 6 years ago by dina.farfan View 990 MW 14.2% 230,220 thousand USD 200,000 70 3
Cachuela Esperanza, Guayaramerin, Beni, updated 7 years ago by dina.farfan View 990 MW 14.2% 475,259 thousand USD 200,000 70 3
Cachuela Esperanza OZ, Guayaramerin, Beni, updated 7 years ago by o_zamora View 990 MW 14.2% 475,259 thousand USD 280,000 70 3
Cachuela Esperanza, Guayaramerin, Beni, updated 7 years ago by dina.farfan View 990 MW 14.2% 777,367 thousand USD 200,000 70 3
El Bala, Provincia Orellana; Cantón Loreto; Sistema Hidrogr, updated 7 years ago by noel View 1,800 MW 14.1% 449,765 thousand USD 47,000 16 2
El Bala, Provincia Orellana; Cantón Loreto; Sistema Hidrogr, updated 7 years ago by noel View 1,800 MW 14.1% 449,765 thousand USD 47,000 16 2
El Bala, Provincia Orellana; Cantón Loreto; Sistema Hidrogr, updated 7 years ago by noel View 1,800 MW 14.1% 449,765 thousand USD 47,000 16 2
El Bala, Provincia Orellana; Cantón Loreto; Sistema Hidrogr, updated 7 years ago by noel View 1,800 MW 14.1% 449,765 thousand USD 47,000 16 2
prueba, Caldas, updated 7 years ago by angelicaocampohct View 10.00 MW 13.9% 4,835 million COP 320 0.100
Inambari, Mazuko, updated 7 years ago by jose serra vega View 2,200 MW 13.9% 3,098 million PEN 100,000 17 2
São Manoel, Paranaita, Mato Grosso, updated 6 years ago by Thales Oliveira Rosa (staff) View 700 MW 13.8% 971,193 thousand BRL 32,000 7.6
Cachuela Esperanza, Guayaramerin, Beni, updated 7 years ago by dina.farfan View 990 MW 13.8% 370,343 thousand USD 210,000 70 3
El Bala, Bolivia, updated 6 years ago by Daniel Leguía (staff) View 1,600 MW 13.7% 955,323 thousand USD 76,000 25 2
El Bala, Bolivia, updated 6 years ago by Alfonso Malky (staff) View 1,600 MW 13.7% 955,323 thousand USD 76,000 25 2
HidroAysén Test1, Cochrane, Aysén Region (XI Región de Chile), updated 5 years ago by Jrob6122 View 2,750 MW 13.6% 2,866 million USD 7,600 2.1 0.01
Cachuela Esperanza, Guayaramerin, Beni, updated 7 years ago by dina.farfan View 990 MW 13.4% 298,356 thousand USD 170,000 70 3
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