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January 4, 2022

Arroyo Urugua I, Argentina

By Carmen

Arroyo Urugua I is an 116MW hydro power project. It is located on Parana river/basin in Misiones, Argentina. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1990.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 116 116 Active Misiones, Argentina IMPSA


The project was developed by IMPSA and is currently owned by Electricidad de Misiones.

The penstock length is 700m. The project generated 355 GWh of electricity.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 70 MVA.

Development Status

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The project got commissioned in 1990.

Contractors Involved

IMPSA was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 60MW nameplate capacity.


IMPSA SA (IMPSA) is a renewable energy services company. It provides comprehensive integrated solutions for power generation from renewable resources, equipment for process industry and environmental services. The company designs, manufactures and sells turbines and other power related equipment. IMPSA provides port cranes and equipment services for hydro and wind power generation projects, oil, gas and nuclear industries; and technological services. It implements projects in automation and control systems, renewable energies, oil and gas works, telemetric systems, communications systems, and EPC works in wind farms and solar parks. The company has operations across the world. IMPSA is headquartered in Godoy Cruz, Mendoza, Argentina.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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