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Paquitzapango, Quiteni, Peru

River: Ene

Status: Proposal withdrawn

40 hectares per MW

6 people per MW

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Results

Net Present Value182,109 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions128,158 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return11.7%
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs58 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW40 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions177,036 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW128,380 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW40 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt6 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced7,690 people displaced
Area flooded54,931 hectares
Installed capacity 1,379 MW
Capacity used96%
Construction time9 years
Construction cost2,200,000,000 USD
Transmission infrastructure cost800,000,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy57 USD
Economic discount rate11%

Vegetation & carbon density

Carbon density
(tC/ha)
Area flooded
(hectares)
Total carbon
(tonnes)
1.5.02,7475%13,732.8
2.87.07,14113%621,269.6
3.1.02,7475%2,746.6
4.128.042,29777%5,413,999.4
Total54,931100%6,051,748.3