Paraiso is a 276.62MW hydro power project. It is located on Bogota river/basin in Cundinamarca, Colombia. 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 1986. Buy the profile here.


Grupo Energia Bogota, Enel Americas and Others are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 51.51%, 48.48% and 0.01% respectively.

Paraiso is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 865m. The project generated 1,065 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1986.

Contractors involved

Kvaerner Brug was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of pelton turbines, each with 92MW nameplate capacity.

Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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