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 140%. Check the units and currencies for errors.

Tabasara, Tabasara, Chiriquí, Panamá

River: tabasara

Status: Proposed project

33 hectares per MW

0 people per MW

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Net Present Value9,667 million USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions9,624 million USD
Internal Rate of Return135% (unrealistic)
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs9 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW33 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions45,574 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW207,156 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW33 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt0 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced0 people displaced
Area flooded7,200 hectares
Vegetation type or land coverTropical Rainforest Forest, Mostly natural
Carbon density193 tC/ha
Installed capacity 220 MW
Capacity used90%
Construction time3 years
Construction cost, including transmission infrastructure costs150,000,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy350 USD
Economic discount rate5%