Amaila Falls is a 165MW hydro power project. It is planned on Kuribrong, Amaila river/basin in Potaro-Siparuni, Guyana. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2025. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Amaila Falls Hydro.

The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 180 million cubic meter. The net head of the project will be 345m. The project is expected to generate 1,047 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 41.25MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2025.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Guyana Power & Light under a power purchase agreement at the rate of $0.077kWh.

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About Amaila Falls Hydro

Amaila Falls Hydro Inc specializes in constructing, operating and maintaining the hydropower project. Amaila Falls Hydro is headquartered in Kuribrong, Potaro-Siparuni, Guyana.

This content was updated on 10 July 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.