Jaguas is a 170MW hydro power project. It is located on Nare and Guatape river/basin in Antioquia, Colombia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1988.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 170 170 Active Antioquia, Colombia


The project is currently owned by Isagen.

Jaguas is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 185.5 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 245m. Jaguas underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2008 – 2010.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 94 MVA.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1988.

Contractors Involved

IMPSA was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 85MW nameplate capacity.


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