Belize Hydro 1

  • Size: 3.4 MW
  • Date Built: 2007
  • Nearest Town: Punta Gorda, Belize
  • Head: 120 ft
  • Flow: 250 CFS; 125 CFS
  • Unit details: Two Frances turbines mounted on single synchronous generator.
  • Penstock diameter: 72″
  • Penstock length: 550′
  • Additional details: Constructed in the rain forest of Central America. Penstock on piers. Utilized unskilled labor.

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