At least one input in this analysis appears to be unrealistic. Internal Rates of Return should be between -5% and 25%. The IRR of this analysis is 190%. Check the units and currencies for errors.

Sasanta Yurubamba, Ravelo, Bolivia

River: Ravelo

Status: Proposed project

3 hectares per MW

0 people per MW

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Net Present Value1,103 million USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions1,150 million USD
Internal Rate of Return195% (unrealistic)
Hectares flooded per MW3 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions4,934 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW5,249 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW3 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt0 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced400 people displaced
Area flooded3,000 hectares
Installed capacity 940 MW
Capacity used70%
Construction time5 years
Construction cost5,000,000 USD
Transmission infrastructure cost200,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy40 USD
Economic discount rate12.8%