General characteristics
Installed Capacity: 270 MW
Gross height of fall: 1 293 m.
Effective capacity: 267.83 MW
Turbine type: Double Pelton; horizontal axis
Average annual generation: 1,158 GWh
Number of units: 4
Flow rate: 25 m3/seg.
Commissioning (first unit): 1964
Location: 63.5 km east of Lima. District of San Pedro de Casta, Province of Huarochirí, Department of Lima.
Type: Storage power plant. Water comes from the Santa Eulalia River and the Marcapomacocha Basin.
It contains the Sheque Reservoir (430,000 m3).