Mal Paso is a 54.4MW hydro power project. It is located on Mantaro river/basin in Junin, Peru. 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 1937. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Statkraft with a stake of 100%.

Mal Paso is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project are 80.16m and 75m respectively. Mal Paso underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 1954. The project generated 261 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1937.

Contractors involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 13.6MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy supplied 4 electric generators for the project.

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This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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