Cupatitzio is an 80MW hydro power project. It is located on Cupatitzio river/basin in Michoacan, Mexico. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1962.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||80||80||–||Active||Michoacan, Mexico|
The project is currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad.
The hydro reservoir capacity is 5.3 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 450m. The project generated 467 GWh of electricity.
The project got commissioned in 1962.
Ansaldo San Giorgio was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 turbines, each with 40MW nameplate capacity.
Siemens supplied 2 electric generators for the project.
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