Arcata

Arcata Hydropower Plant with grass in the sides

Ownership: 100 %
Production: 33 GWh
Power: 5.2 MW

Arcata is located in Arequipa region, 230 kilometres to the south of Arequipa city. The Arcata production center is composed of four hydropower plants located at elevation 4,000 metres above sea level.

The facilities of the Arcata production center include these four hydropower plants: Misapuquio (3.68 MW), San Antonio (0.62 MW), San Ignacio (0.52 MW) and Huayllacho (0.29 MW), the latter three plants operating in cascade.