Power Plants in Costa Rica

Costa Rica has 27 utility-scale power plants in operation, with a total capacity of 1968.4 MW.

Name Capacity Type Other Fuel Commissioned Owner
Alberto Echandi Hydroelectric Station Costa Rica 4.7 MW Hydro
Angostura Hydroelectric Power Station Costa Rica 210.0 MW Hydro
Arenal Hydroelectric Power Plant Costa Rica 157.5 MW Hydro
Birris 1 Hydroelectric Power Plant Costa Rica 18.6 MW Hydro
Birris 3 Hydroelectric Power Plant Costa Rica 4.4 MW Hydro
Boca de Pozo Geothermal Power Plant Costa Rica 5.0 MW Geothermal
Buenos Aires de Pocosol 5.0 MW Solar
Cachi Hydroelectric Power Station Costa Rica 102.0 MW Hydro
Corobici (Miguel Pablo Dengo) Hydroelectric Power Plant Costa Rica 180.0 MW Hydro
Don Pedro Hydroelectric Power Plant Costa Rica 14.0 MW Hydro
Garabito ICE Power Plant Costa Rica 200.0 MW Oil
La Garita Hydroelectic Power Plant Costa Rica 30.0 MW Hydro
La Joya Hydroelectric Power Station Costa Rica 50.0 MW Hydro
Miravalles I and II Geothermal Power Plant Costa Rica 115.0 MW Geothermal
Miravalles III Geothermal Power Plant Costa Rica 27.5 MW Geothermal
Miravalles V Geothermal Power Plant Costa Rica 15.45 MW Geothermal
Moin I Power Plant Costa Rica 32.0 MW Oil
Moin II and III Power Plant Costa Rica 234.45 MW Oil
Pailas Geothermal Power Plant Costa Rica 36.0 MW Geothermal
Penas Blancas Hydroelectric Power Plant Costa Rica 38.0 MW Hydro
Pirris Hydroelectric Power Station Costa Rica 134.0 MW Hydro
Rio Macho Hydroelectic Power Plant Costa Rica 120.0 MW Hydro
Rio Volcan Hydroelectric Plant Costa Rica 17.0 MW Hydro
Sandillal Hydroelectric Power Plant Costa Rica 32.0 MW Hydro
Toro I Hydroelectric Station Costa Rica 23.2 MW Hydro
Toro II Hydroelectric Power Station Costa Rica 65.2 MW Hydro
Ventanas-Garita Hydroelectric Power Station Costa Rica 97.4 MW Hydro

Data Information

This data is a derivitive set of data gathered by source mentioned below.

Data Sources

Global Energy Observatory/Google/KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm/Enipedia/World Resources Institute/database.earth