Cobano is a 60MW hydro power project. It is located in Michoacan, Mexico. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1955.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 60 60 Active Michoacan, Mexico


The project is currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad.

The net head of the project is 335m. Cobano underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2018-2019. The project generated 269 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1955.

Contractors Involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 30MW nameplate capacity.

ABB supplied 2 electric generators for the project.


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