Hidroelectrica Pescadero Ituango, Ituango, Colombia

River: Cauca

Status: Proposed project

1 hectare per MW

0 people per MW

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Net Present Value96,711 thousand USD
NPV including net greenhouse gas emissions138,363 thousand USD
Internal Rate of Return12.4%
Cost per MWh44 USD per MWh
Hectares flooded per MW1 hectare per MW
Gross CO₂ equivalent emissions9,405 thousand metric tonnes
Gross CO₂ equivalent per MW3,919 metric tonnes per MW
Hectares flooded per MW1 hectare per MW
People displaced per megawatt0 people per MW

Inputs and assumptions

People displaced210 people displaced
Area flooded3,110 hectares
Installed capacity 2,400 MW
Capacity used67%
Construction time4 years
Construction cost, including transmission infrastructure costs3,049,000,000 USD
Wholesale price of energy41 USD
Economic discount rate12%

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Construction cost of 3 049 000 000 USD, assume that includes transmission infrastructure costs that are not defined.

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