San Carlos is a 1,240MW hydro power project. It is located on Guatape river/basin in Antioquia, Colombia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1984.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||1,240||1,240||–||Active||Antioquia, Colombia|
The project is currently owned by Isagen.
The hydro reservoir capacity is 61.67 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 554m.
The project got commissioned in 1984.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 8 units of pelton turbines, each with 155MW nameplate capacity.
Andritz Hydro supplied electric generator(s) for the project. The generator capacity is 170 MVA.
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