Panama seeks developers for hydro projects on Piedra, Chico, Santa Maria rivers

Panama’s public service authority invites applications for pre-qualification for a concession to develop hydropower plants on three rivers in Panama. Applications for pre-qualification are due May 23, with bids due June 13.

Autoridad Nacional de los Servicios Publicos (ASEP) seeks to pre-qualify bidders for a concession to develop hydropower on the Piedra River in Chiriqui Province, Chico River in Cocle Province and Santa Maria River in Veraguas Province. The Inter-American Development Bank approved a US$20 million rural electrification loan to Panama in April that could include hydropower.

Pre-qualification documents may be obtained from the ASEP Internet site under

Pre-qualification documents are due by delivery or e-mail to the address below until 3:30 p.m. May 23. Bids are due June 13.

For information, contact Direccion Nacional de Electricidad, Agua Potable y Alcantarillado Sanitario, Autoridad Nacional de los Servicios Publicos (ASEP), Piso 1, Edificio Office Park, Via Espana, interseccion con la Avenida Fernandez de Cordoba, Ciudad de Panama, Panama; E-mail:; Internet:

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