Temascal is a 354MW hydro power project. It is located on Papaloapan river/basin in Oaxaca, Mexico. 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 1959. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad.

The project generated 750 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1959.

Contractors involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by Andritz Hydro and GE Renewable Energy.

The electric generators for the project were procured from Andritz Hydro and GE Renewable Energy.

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