Mojolka is an 113MW hydro power project. It is planned on Tuma river/basin in Matagalpa, Nicaragua. 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 113 113 Permitting Matagalpa, Nicaragua Empresa Nacional de Transmision Electrica


The project is being developed and currently owned by Empresa Nacional de Transmision Electrica.

The gross head and net head of the project will be 70m and 65m respectively. The project cost is expected to be around $231m.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.


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