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Peru legislators revisit plans to build 790-MW Laguna Angel Cruz hydroelectric

Peru parliamentary group Alianza para el Progreso has introduced a bill to congress to declare of public interest the 790-MW Laguna Angel Cruz hydroelectric...

Chinese-led group wins contract to optimize 110-MW San Gabán II hydro...

Empresa de Generación Eléctrica San Gabán (EGESG) has awarded consultancy work for a project to optimize output at the 110-MW San Gabán II hydro...

Thermal plant output in Peru dips nearly 15% in 2020, due...

Peru’s power grid operator COES reports that that electricity generation totaled 49,179 GWh in 2020, down 7% from 2019, due to reduced offtake on...

Force majeure stalls development of 18.7-MW Santa Lorenza I hydro in...

Peru’s energy and mines ministry has accepted force majeure requests from Empresa de Generación Eléctrica Santa Lorenza for its 18.7-MW Santa Lorenza I small...

Peru green lights construction of 392-MW Huallaga I hydroelectric plant

The Ministry of Energy and Mines (Minem) has granted Central Hidroeléctrica Huallaga Hydro SA - HUAHYSA the definitive concession to develop the activity of...

Brief: ELSE to study three small hydro projects in Peru

Peru’s energy and mines ministry has authorized power company Electro Sur Este (ELSE) to advance three early stage hydroelectric projects. According to BNamericas, ELSE received temporary concessions granting...

How COVID-19 has impacted Enel Perú

Italian group Enel’s business units in Peru have released their first quarter results, which reveal how COVID-19 measures have impacted the local companies’ financial and operational metrics....

China Yangtze Power completes acquisition of Peru’s Luz Del Sur

China Yangtze Power Co. Ltd (CYPC), a subsidiary of China Three Gorges Corporation (CTG), has completed the acquisition of an 83.6% stake in Luz Del Sur...

Commercial startup of 84-MW La Virgen hydro in Peru delayed to...

The commercial operation startup of the 84-MW La Virgen hydro project in Peru, originally planned for this year, is likely to be pushed back to early...

Peru sees electricity use drop 6% in March 2020, relates to...

Electricity use in Peru dropped 6% in March, contrary to the normal pattern that sees it generally increases in March as activity resumes following the southern...