Agua Zarca Hydroelectric Project

 

 
22 MW
YEAR OF ENTRY INTO OPERATION
2014
 

 

Description:

Agua Zarca Hydroelectric Project is located in the northwest area of Honduras specifically in the Department of Santa Barbara, 9 km southeast of the community of San Francisco de Ojuera also near the municipality of Intibucá, in the Department of the same name. The project considers the utilization of the waters of Gualcarque River, a tributary of the River Ulua, while the return of the waters takes place about 3 km downstream of the outlet, in the same river.

Location:

Between the departments of Santa Barbara and Intibucá

Current Progress:

15%

Length of the Reservoir:

Near 300 meters

Expected Production:

93 GWh / year

Project Graphical Description: