The power station came into operation in 1960. Its system has two horizontal generators connected to two Francis turbines. The plant’s specific production is 0.48 kWh/m3.
Installed capacity: 30 MW
Effective capacity: 30.9 MW
Average annual generation: 235 GWh
Flow rate: 21 m3/sec
Gross head: 177 m
Turbine: Horizontal shaft Francis
Number of units: 2
Commissioning (first unit): 1960
Location: 16 km east of Lima. District of Lurigancho, Province of Lima, Department of Lima.
Type: Run-of-the-river power station. Water comes from the Rímac and Santa Eulalia Rivers.