Generadora San Mateo S.A. (“GSM”)
Category B projects have potential environmental and/or social impacts and risks that are less adverse than those of a Category A and which are generally limited to the project site, largely reversible and can be mitigated via measures that are readily available and feasible to implement in the context of the operation.
Projected date at which a project will be put forward for the Board of Executive Directors’ approval.
Projected board date
Gonzalez Calvo, Eva
USD $ 16,200,000
USD $ 7,000,000
Project scope and objective
GSM is a Guatemalan company created in 2012 for the development, construction and operation of a run-of-river hydropower project with an estimated capacity of 20 MW, located in the municipality of Ixquisis, Department of Huehuetenango, Guatemala. The project will use the waters of the Negro and Pojom rivers, and it is expected it will generate around 120,087 MWh annually, using two Pelton Turbines of 10 MW each. IIC funding will be used for the construction of the project.
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