Veracruz, Utcubamba Province, Amazonas, Peru

River: Marañon

Status: Proposed project

6 hectares per MW

0 people per MW

Map of Utcubamba Province, Amazonas, Peru
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Net Present Value37,017 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions66,944 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return12.3%
Cost per MWh excluding environmental costs56 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW6 hectares per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions2,037 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW3,207 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW6 hectares per MW
People displaced per megawatt0 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced43 people displaced
Area flooded3,800 hectares
Installed capacity 635 MW
Capacity used82%
Construction time3 years
Construction cost, including transmission infrastructure costs1,443,700,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy56.78 USD
Economic discount rate12%

Vegetation & carbon density

Vegetation type or land coverCarbon density
Area flooded
Total carbon
1.Tropical Cultivated land5.01905%950.0
2.Tropical Dry Forest, Mostly natural126.03,00279%378,252.0