Jurun Marinala is a 60MW hydro power project. It is located on Michatoya river/basin in Escuintla, Guatemala. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1970. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Instituto Nacional de Electrificacion. The company has a stake of 100%.

Jurun Marinala is a reservoir based project. The gross head of the project is 660m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1970.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of pelton turbines, each with 23.4MW nameplate capacity.

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