San Gabán II Hydropower Scheme

San Gabán II Hydropower Scheme

San Gabán, Peru

Project facts

Installed Capacity: 110 MW

Commissioning date: 2000

The San Gabán II Hydropower Project is located on the San Gabán river, some 260 km north-west of the city of Puno and 100 km east of Cusco. San Gabán II comprises a concrete weir, an intake work, desilting basins, a regulation reservoir, and waterways consisting of headrace tunnel, surge shaft and an inclined underground penstock. Pöyry provided owner's engineering services during implementation.