This run-of-river project is sponsored by various nations and
international institutions, highlighting the Rural Electrification Unit
and Suburban (UERS-CDEEE), Program Small Grants Fund for Global
Environment (PPS-SGP / GEF / UNDP), the PER Renewable-UNDP, EU
Cooperation Directorate (Digecom). The micro hydro project uses
water from Arroyo Grande, a tributary of the river Jamao, to generate
electricity to 267 homes, to rural micro enterprises, community centers,
schools, and public lighting.