Pongo del Mainique (Urub 320), Departamento del Cuzco, Peru

River: Yavero

Status: Proposed project

19 hectares per MW

0 people per MW

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Net Present Value-894,483 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions-889,928 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return7.58%
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs90 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW19 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions58,750 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW62,367 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW19 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt0 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced0 people displaced
Area flooded17,780 hectares
Installed capacity 942 MW
Capacity used88%
Construction time7 years
Construction cost2,046,000,000 USD
Transmission infrastructure cost1,288,574,435 USD
Wholesale price of energy57 USD
Economic discount rate11%

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