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January 11, 2022updated 12 Jan 2022 9:48am

Peuchen, Chile

By Carmen

Peuchen is an 85MW hydro power project. It is located on Duqueco river/basin in Bio Bio, Chile. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2001.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 85 85 Active Bio Bio, Chile Iberoamericana de Energia Ibener

Description

The project was developed by Iberoamericana de Energia Ibener. The project is co-owned by Energia Llaima and Innergex Renewable Energy, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

Peuchen is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 224.5m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2001.

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Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Sistema Interconectado Central under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 42.5MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

About Iberoamericana de Energia Ibener

Iberoamericana de Energia Ibener S.A. is engaged in the generation and sale of electricity. The company operates hydroelectric power stations.

Methodology

All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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