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Honduras needs $150 million more for hydro projects

Monday, August 15, 2011

\ Construction of two hydroelectric dams in Honduras, Los Llanitos and Jicatuyo, will require investment of $600 million.\ \ So far Brazil’s national development bank has pledged to lend $100 million, the Central American Bank for Economic Integration $200 million, the Honduran state power company $100 million and construction company Odebrecht $20 millio.\ \ Talks are underway for the $150 million required to complete the two projects.\ \ Original source (in Spanish): El Heraldo\ \ \ \