Pena Larga is an 80MW hydro power project. It is located on Bocono-Tucupido river/basin in Barinas, Venezuela. 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 2008. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Compania Anonima de Administracion y Fomento Electrico.

Pena Larga is a reservoir based project. The gross head of the project is 74m. The project cost is $105.17m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2008.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 40MW nameplate capacity.

Ercole Marelli Power supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 44.44 MVA.

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