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El Salvador, El Cimarron - sv/11


A feasibility study on El Cimarron hydro power plant financed by the French government will be conducted by Coyne et Bellier. If built, the scheme will necessitate the building of a 10.8 km-long 5.8 m-diameter tunnel to divert the Lempa River into the Metayate River and conduct the waters to Cerron Grande Dam. Cost estimated at USD405 million. Visit www.coyne-et-bellier.fr and www.cel.gob.sv 19/04.