Espejo de Tarapaca is a 300MW hydro power project. It is planned in Tarapaca, Chile. The project is currently in permitting 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||300||–||300||Permitting||Tarapaca, Chile||Mirror Tarapaca|
The project is being developed by Mirror Tarapaca. Green Climate Fund and Energia Valhalla are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 13% and 8% respectively.
Espejo de Tarapaca is a pumped storage project. The project cost is expected to be around $1bn.
The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 100MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.
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