The Manuel Piar hydro plant will supply power to industrial, commercial and residential end users. The project will inject 11,900GWh/y into Venezuela's interconnected system. Currently under construction, Tocoma's first unit is scheduled to begin commercial operations in 2012 - while the hydro plant should be completed by 2014.
Carlos Manuel Piar en Tocoma Hydro Plant
2,160  MW (megawatt) Hydro
The plant is being built 15km from the Simón Bolívar hydro plant, between Río Claro and Serranía de Terecay in Venezuela.
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