INDE selects Intertechne Consultores for 181-MW Xalala hydropower project studies

Xalala Hydropower Project Agreement

Guatemala utility Instituto Nacional de Electrificacion (INDE) has awarded a contract to Brazil's Intertechne Consultores S.A. for feasibility studies and the basic design of the 181-MW Xalala hydroelectric project.

INDE opened bids for the work in January, having solicited information from developers on a build-operate-transfer basis in 2008.

Xalala will be built along the border of Quiche and Alta Verapaz departments on the Chixoy River.

For more news from Latin America, visit here.

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Reduce Engineering Project Complexity

Engineering document management presents unique and complex challenges. A solution based in Enter...

Revolutionizing Asset Management in the Electric Power Industry

With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, data is growing and becoming more accessib...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs