Lagunas is a 76.8MW hydro power project. It is planned in Antioquia, Colombia. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 76.8 76.8 Permitting Antioquia, Colombia Empresa de Generacion y Promocion de Energia de Antioquia


The project is being developed and currently owned by Empresa de Generacion y Promocion de Energia de Antioquia.

Lagunas is a run-of-river project. The project cost is expected to be around $93.556m.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.

About Empresa de Generacion y Promocion de Energia de Antioquia

Empresa de Generacion y Promocion de Energia de Antioquia SA ESP (GEN +), a subsidiary of The Institute for the Development of Antioquia, develops and promotes energy generation projects. The company operates hydroelectric plants to produce electricity. Its project portfolio includes San Jose de la Montana, Alejandria, Juan Garcia hydroelectric plant and others. GEN + is headquartered in Medellin, Aburra Valley, Columbia.


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