Matucana is a 137.02MW hydro power project. It is located on Rimac, Yuracmayo river/basin in Lima, Peru. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1971. Buy the profile here.

Smarter leaders trust GlobalData

Report-cover

Premium Insights Matucana

Buy the Profile

Premium Insights

The gold standard of business intelligence.

Find out more

Description

Enel Americas and Others are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 83.6% and 16.4% respectively.

Matucana is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project are 987m and 966m respectively. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 1 in number. The penstock length is 1,700m. Matucana underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2014. The project generated 862.85 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1971.

Contractors involved

ATB Riva Calzoni was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of pelton turbine with 69.14MW nameplate capacity.

ATB Riva Calzoni was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of pelton turbine with 69.44MW nameplate capacity.

OC Oerlikon supplied 1 electric generator for the project.

For more details on Matucana, buy the profile here.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

Premium Insights

From

The gold standard of business intelligence.

Blending expert knowledge with cutting-edge technology, GlobalData’s unrivalled proprietary data will enable you to decode what’s happening in your market. You can make better informed decisions and gain a future-proof advantage over your competitors.

GlobalData

GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.