Mexico’s La Parota hydro project may go ahead

La Parota project, a 900 MW and $900m hydroelectric plant in the Mexican state of Guerrero, is achievable if concerns over its social and environmental impact are dealt with properly.
 
So says Jared Brenner, the executive director of German bank WestLB's Global Energy Group.
 
In an interview with BNamericas, Brenner said the project has been delayed as a result of legal action taken by local communities trying to halt the project.
 
The project is being developed by the Mexican state power company CFE.
 
Previously, WestLB provided the funding for the construction of the 750 MW El Cajon hydroelectric plant and the 750 MW La Yesca hydropower facility.
 
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