Belo Monte, Altamira, Brazil, Brazil

Status: Proposed project

4 hectares per MW

0 people per MW


Net Present Value-3,364 million BRL
Hectares flooded per MW4 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions16,005 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW1,455 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW4 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt0 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced1,000 people displaced
Area flooded45,000 hectares
Installed capacity 11,000 MW
Capacity used50%
Construction time5 years
Construction cost25,000,000,000 BRL
Transmission infrastructure cost0 BRL
Wholesale price of energy81 BRL
Economic discount rate10%