Clean Energy for Latin America

Potrero Hydroelectric Power Plant

Plants in Operation

Potrero Power Plant is a 19.9 MW hydroelectric power plant located in the Crisnejas river in San Marcos, Cajamarca in northern Peru.

The power plant was built by Empresa Electrica Agua Azul S.A., a subsidiary controlled by Aluz, during 2015 and 2016.

Potrero Hydroelectric Power Plant

Technical Data

Energy
Production 140,000 MWh/Año

Installed
Capacity 19.9 MW

Gross
Head 130 mts.

Design
Flow 18.2 m³/s

Tunnel 2.0 Kms.

Transmission
Line 60 kV 5 Kms.

The energy and power generated by Potrero is sold to the Sistema Electrico Interconectado Nacional del Peru, through a long term Renewable Energy Rider Contract (RER).

We are Clean Energy Renewable Energy