Chuspa 11 MW- Hydroelectric Plant in Panama

CHUSPA

11 MW HYDROELECTRIC PROJEC IN PANAMA

Technology: Hidroeléctrica

Power: 11 MW

Market: Panamá

Construction: 2017

Start of operation: Q1 2018 (expected)

Project Details

BAS CORPORATION participates, through its strategic partner Dominion, in the construction of the 11 MW Chuspa hydroelectric plant in the province of Chiriquí in Panama. The EPC contract was signed in October 2016, and the works started immediately. The project includes the construction of 3 different water intakes, pipelines, loading chamber, engine room with 2 turbines of 5.5 MW, and a distribution line of 15 km. BAS Projects Corporation has played a key role in structuring the financing granted to the developer, enabling a project that had closed access to financing and saw the expiration of the concession period.