Pucará Pisayambo Dam Profile
Rivers: Agualongopungo / El Milín / El Roncador / El Tambo / Quillopaccha / Talatag
Capacity: 73 MW
Flooded Area: 8 Km2
Operational Status: In Operation
Operational Since: 1977
Companies Involved: Hidroagoyan S/A
The water from the rivers El Roncador, El Milin, and El Tambo go to the plant reservoir. The waters of the rivers Talatag, Quillopaccha y Agualongopungo are also driven to it through construction techniques.
Protected areas affected:
National Park Llanganates (the reservoir is located within the park).
Hidroagoyán S/A, responsible for the plant operation, is a state enterprise controlled by the Corporación Eléctrica del Ecuador (Celec).