PH Las Cruces, San Pedro Ixcatán, Mexico

River: San Pedro o Mezquital, Nayarit

Status: Proposed project

22 hectares per MW

0 people per MW

Map of San Pedro Ixcatán, Mexico
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Net Present Value-5,096 million MXN
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions-5,181 million MXN
Internal Rate of Return1.83%
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs2,128 MXN per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW22 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions18,820 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW78,416 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW22 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt0 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced54 people displaced
Area flooded5,349 hectares
Installed capacity 240 MW
Capacity used36%
Construction time4 years
Turbines phased in from2 years
Construction cost, including transmission infrastructure costs8,000,000,000 MXN
Wholesale price of energy762.45 MXN
Economic discount rate12%

Vegetation & carbon density

Vegetation type or land coverCarbon density
Area flooded
Total carbon
1.Tropical Moist deciduous Forest, Mostly natural128.04,38682%561,431.0
3.Tropical Cultivated land5.02675%1,337.3
4.Tropical Grassland, Dry, Mostly grassland4.02675%1,069.8