El Cajon – Mexico is a 750MW hydro power project. It is located on Rio Grande de Santiago river/basin in Nayarit, Mexico. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2003 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2007.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||750||750||–||Active||Nayarit, Mexico|
The project is currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad.
The project generated 1,228 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $1,539.375m.
The project construction commenced in 2003 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2007.
Power Machines was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 375MW nameplate capacity.
Power Machines supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 394.74 MVA.
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