La Angostura is a 900MW hydro power project. It is located on Grijalva river/basin in Chiapas, Mexico. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1969 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1976.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||900||900||–||Active||Chiapas, Mexico|
The project is currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad.
The hydro reservoir capacity is 18,500 million cubic meter. The project generated 3,118 GWh of electricity.
The project construction commenced in 1969 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1976.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 5 units of francis turbines, each with 180MW nameplate capacity.
ABB supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
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