Huinco is a 277.9MW hydro power project. It is located on Santa Eulalia river/basin in Lima, Peru. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1960 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1964.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||277.9||277.9||–||Active||Lima, Peru|
The project is currently owned by Enel Generacion Peru SAA with a stake of 100%.
Huinco is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 0.8 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project are 1,293m and 1,245m respectively. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 1 in number. The penstock length is 1,400m. The penstock diameter is 2.2m. Huinco underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2015, 2018. The project generated 866 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $93m.
The project construction commenced in 1960 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1964.
The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by ATB Riva Calzoni and VA Tech Hydro.
ABB supplied 1 electric generator for the project.
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