Componente 1 Angosto Chepete 400, Rurrenabaque, Beni Department, Bolivia

River: Beni

Status: Proposed project

21 hectares per MW

1 person per MW

Map of Rurrenabaque, Beni Department, Bolivia
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Net Present Value-33,327 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions21,653 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return12.7%
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs71 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW21 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions28,799 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW8,859 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW21 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt1 person per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced3,974 people displaced
Area flooded67,698 hectares
Installed capacity 3,251 MW
Capacity used54%
Construction time7 years
Construction cost, including transmission infrastructure costs4,718,694,028 USD
Wholesale price of energy70 USD
Economic discount rate12.8%

Vegetation & carbon density

Vegetation type or land coverCarbon density
Area flooded
Total carbon
1.Tropical Montane Forest, Mostly natural87.020,30930%1,766,917.8
2.Tropical Moist deciduous Forest, Mostly natural128.016,92525%2,166,336.0
3.Tropical Rainforest Forest, Mixed cropland & natural96.514,89422%1,437,228.5
4.Tropical Grassland, Wet, Mostly grassland7.915,57123%123,007.3