Cruces is a 240MW hydro power project. It is planned on San Pedro Mezquital river/basin in Nayarit, Mexico. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||240||–||240||Announced||Nayarit, Mexico||Comision Federal de Electricidad|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad.
The project is expected to generate 751 GWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $615m.
The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 80MW nameplate capacity.
The project has 3 electric generators that will be installed at the project site.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.
About Comision Federal de Electricidad
Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE) is a power utility company that carries out generation, transmission, distribution, supply and commercialization of electricity. The company generates electricity through various renewable energy sources including thermal, hydro, coal-fired, wind, solar, geothermal and nuclear power plant. It also offers civil engineering, construction and investment services. CFE imports, exports, transports, purchases and sells fuel oil and natural gas. The company undertakes the planning and execution of projects and installations, as required by the national electricity system. It serves residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural customers as well as state and central agencies. CFE is headquartered in Federal District, Mexico.
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