Corani is a 65MW hydro power project. It is located on Corani river/basin in Cochabamba, Bolivia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1966.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||65||65||–||Active||Cochabamba, Bolivia||Empresa Nacional de Electricidad Bolivia|
The project was developed by Empresa Nacional de Electricidad Bolivia and is currently owned by Empresa Electrica Corani with a stake of 100%.
Corani is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 150 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 629m. Corani underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2017-2018.
The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 13MW nameplate capacity.
The project got commissioned in 1966.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Comite Nacional de Despacho de Carga under a power purchase agreement with a contracted capacity is 65MW.
Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of pelton turbines, each with 13.5MW nameplate capacity.
Voith Hydro Holding supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 15 MVA.
About Empresa Nacional de Electricidad Bolivia
Empresa Nacional de Electricidad Bolivia (ENDE) is engaged in importing and exporting activities of electricity that leads to social and economic development of the country. It is headquartered in Cochabamba, Bolivia.
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