Financing for hydroelectric plants will cost to the State $ 3,000 million

The Ecuadorian government will disburse during the year 2015 nearly $ 3,000 million to finance hydroelectric mega projects such as Coca Codo Sinclair, Pilaton-Toachi, Manduriacu, among others, which are built in the country. These hydroelectric plants built by the State, will...

Hydroelectric project in Zamora has an advance of 35%

President Rafael Correa held yesterday a visit to Delsitanisagua hydropower project, located in the parish Sabanilla province of Zamora Chinchipe which have an advance of 35% in its construction so far. “This is the most environmentally friendly we are doing, science and...

Pilatón River was diverted as part of works on hydroelectric

As part of the works to be executed in the construction of the Pilatón-Toachi hydroelectric, the Pilatón River was diverted from its course. The power plant will be fed by the waters of the rivers Toachi and Pilatón which go down towards Santo Domingo. The diverting, which is...
In 2016, 90% of the energy will come from hydroelectric projects

In 2016, 90% of the energy will come from hydroelectric projects

By 2016, 90% of the energy needed by the country, will come from hydroelectric projects, said Minister of electricity and renewable energy, Esteban Albornoz, in an accountability act held yesterday in Cuenca. He stressed that with the 8 hydroelectric megaprojects running in the...