Curibamba is a 195MW hydro power project. It is planned on Comas and Uchubamba river/basin in Junin, Peru. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2027. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Enel Generacion Piura.

Curibamba is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project will be 259m and 253m respectively. The project is expected to generate 1,060 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 97.5MW nameplate capacity.

The project will have 2 electric generators installed at the project site. The generator capacity is likely to be 103 MVA.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2027.

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About Enel Generacion Piura

Enel Generacion Piura SA (Enel Generacion) carries out electricity generation and commercialization and natural gas extraction. It also carries out hydro generation and thermal generation which have seven hydroelectric plants, five in the department of Lima and two in the department of Junin. Enel Geneacion categorized power production into hydroelectric power, thermoelectric power, solar power and wind power. It also provides online services to do necessary changes for its clients. The company also provides the generation and commercialization of energy and electric power to individuals and private and public local companies. Its power plant is located in Talara, northwest Peru. Enel Generacion is headquartered in San Miguel, Peru.

This content was updated on 22 April 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.