Santa Cruz, Zamora-Chinchipe, Ecuador

River: Machinaza

Status: Construction Scheduled

0 hectares per MW

0 people per MW

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Net Present Value1,693 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions8,446 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return12.1%
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs49 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW0 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions5,707 metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW41 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW0 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt0 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced0 people displaced
Area flooded2 hectares
Carbon density87 tC/ha
Installed capacity 138 MW
Capacity used65%
Construction time3 years
Construction cost, including transmission infrastructure costs200,000,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy45 USD
Economic discount rate12%