New Hydroelectric Project in Guatemala
The Sismite hydroelectric project received the green light for a technical study from the Ministry of Energy and Mines (MEM).
Friday, March 20, 2009
The Director General of Energy of the MEM approved the use of the Montagua River by the company Generadora Nacional to build the Sisimite hydroelectric project.
With approximately $10 million in cooperation from Japan, the construction of 3 or more hydroelectric plants could ready by 2011.
The Ministry of Energy and Mines (MEM) authorized five new projects in August, two this week and expects to receive four more requests.
"El Cobano" hydroelectric power plant will be developed in the Guanagazapa municipality and will start operations in 2010.
Construction of the San Cristobal hydroelectric in Alta Verapaz is scheduled to start in six months.
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