Rositas, Abapó, provincia cordillera, Santa Cruz

River: Río Grande

Status: Proposed project

64 hectares per MW

30 people per MW

Map of Abapó, Provincia de Cordillera, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
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Net Present Value-70,558 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions-75,107 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return9.82%
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs44 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW64 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions41,553 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW83,105 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW64 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt30 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced15,000 people displaced
Area flooded32,000 hectares
Carbon density43.5 tC/ha
Installed capacity 500 MW
Capacity used55%
Construction time8 years
Construction cost400,000,000 USD
Transmission infrastructure cost30,000,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy32 USD
Economic discount rate12%