El Buey is an 188.74MW hydro power project. It is planned on Buey and Piedras river/basin in Antioquia, Colombia. 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. The project construction is likely to commence in 2028 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2031. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Empresas Publicas De Medellin.
El Buey is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 45 million cubic meter. The net head of the project will be 1,078m. The project is expected to generate 1,097 GWh of electricity.
The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 93MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2028. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2031.
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About Empresas Publicas De Medellin
Empresas Publicas de Medellin ESP (EPM), is a public utility owned by the Municipality of Medellin. It generates, transmits, and distributes electricity. The company also provides natural gas and distribution services, wastewater and solid waste management and treatment services. EPM produces electric energy using coal, natural gas and other thermal, wind and hydro sources. In addition, it holds interests in data, Internet, voice, professional services and data center businesses. It also provides self-service solutions, loyalty programs and digital channels. The company serves residential, commercial and industrial customers across Guatemala, Colombia, El Salvador, Chile, Panama and Bermuda. EPM is headquartered in Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia.