Project Submission No. S00395
Project Title Carhuac HPP
Project Owner (as per PSF & LOA) 1) Andean Power S.A.C. 2) Carbon Climate Protection GmbH
Focal Point of Project Owners*(FP)
Gerald Dunkel-Schwarzenberger
Email of Contact Person of FP (Primary)
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Country Peru
Submission Date 29 Jun 2022
Global Stakeholder Consultation Period 21 Sep 2022 - 5 Oct 2022
Sector 1.Energy industries (renewable-/non-renewable sources)
GCC/CDM Methodology & Version ACM0002 – Grid-connected electricity generation from renewable sources – Version 20.0
Forecasted GHG Emission Reduction(TCO2/Year) 49,877
Forecasted E+ Label Yes
Forecasted S+ Label Yes
Forecasted SDG+ Goals 3, 4, 7, 8, 9
Forecasted SDG+ Label Diamond
Forecasted Market Eligibility CORSIA(C+)
Name of Authorized External Representative Organization
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Documents for Global Stakeholder Consultation Project Submision, Calculation Sheet, Other Documents
Project Brief

Andean Power S.A.C. constructed the Carhuac HPP from year 2016 to 2018 with the aim to produce electricity and feed it into the Peruvian national grid. The Project Activity uses proven technologies for hydroelectric energy generation, is a new run-of-river, involving no dams nor impounding of water, and was designed for minimal environmental impact. It employs two turbines and has a total nominal power capacity of 20 MW. The annual electricity production is expected to be 108,793 MWh (incl. transmission losses) and the estimated annual emission reductions are around 49,877 tCO2.

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