Construction company of Toachi-Pilatón project has been fined since 2013 for $ 3.25 million

China International Water & Electric (CWE), construction company of the hydroelectric project Toachi-Pilatón, has been fined for more than $ 3.25 million due to defaults on its contract in terms of time, technical procedures, and standards of health and safety. The sanctions...

Toachi-Pilatón has an advance of 62% in one year of delay

Even though the Toachi-Pilatón hydroelectric project, located two hours from Quito, has a steadily progress in its works, it has a near one-year delay. The works are performed in 10 different fronts between km 59 and 76 of the Alóag-Santo Domingo route. The project has an advance...

Government extended the delivery of the hydroelectric plant Toachi Pilatón to 315 days

With a resolution subscribed on 24 December 2014, the government extended by 10 months and a half the delivery time of the Hydroelectric Project Toachi Pilatón to the Chinese company CWE. The State will also cover the additional costs in wich the firm will incur for the delay in...

Five hydroelectric plants delay their deadlines to start generating energy

Major hydroelectric plants built by Chinese companies may not start generating power in the estimated time by the Government. Under the terms released by the Ministry of Electricity on its website, the Coca-Codo Sinclair, Sopladora, Toachi Pilatón, and Mazar-Dudas Delsitanisagua...