Language:

HydroCalculator

Inambari Review 2013, Madre de Dios, Peru

River: Inambari

Status: Proposed project

17 hectares per MW

2 people per MW

Map of Madre de Dios, Peru
Enable javascript to view charts.

Results

Net Present Value60,126 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions70,201 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return11.2%
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs61 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW17 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions115,364 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW52,438 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW17 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt2 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced4,000 people displaced
Area flooded37,800 hectares
Installed capacity 2,200 MW
Capacity used71%
Construction time5 years
Construction cost, including transmission infrastructure costs4,321,000,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy57 USD
Economic discount rate11%

Vegetation & carbon density

Vegetation type or land coverCarbon density
(tC/ha)
Area flooded
(hectares)
Total carbon
(tonnes)
1.Tropical Rainforest Forest, Mixed cropland & natural96.518,90050%1,823,850.0
2.Tropical Rainforest Forest, Mixed cropland & natural96.518,90050%1,823,850.0
Total37,800100%3,647,700.0