Aguacapa hydroelectric plant

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Aguacapa hydroelectric plant (Central Hidroeléctrica Aguacapa) is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Barberena, Guatemala Department, Guatemala.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Aguacapa hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Technology type
Operating[1] 1982[1] 80 MW[1] Conventional storage[2]


Table 2: Location details for Aguacapa hydroelectric plant

Location River Coordinates (WGS 84)
Barberena, Guatemala Department, Guatemala[3] Río Aguacapa[1] 14.2914, -90.5057 (exact)[3]

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