Proyecto Hidroelectrico Rositas, Prov cordillera, santa cruz, bolivia, Bolivia

River: Rio Grande

Status: Proposed project

25 hectares per MW

1 person per MW

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Net Present Value19,984 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions29,975 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return13.4%
Hectares flooded per MW25 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions19,554 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW48,884 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW25 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt1 person per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced200 people displaced
Area flooded10,000 hectares
Vegetation type or land coverAmericas; Subtropical Dry Forest; Forest, Cropland Mosaic; Non-Frontier - 63
Carbon density63.00 tC/ha
Installed capacity 400 MW
Capacity used80%
Construction time6 years
Construction cost708,700,000 USD
Transmission infrastructure cost37,300,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy60 USD
Economic discount rate13%