The San Rafael project reduces emissions of energy generation by supplying the national grid with clean renewable energy. The project itself is a hydroelectric power generation with a capacity of 4.2 MW and is located in the San Macros province of Guatemala. The project is owned by AGEN S.A, a renewable energy developer registered in Guatemala who have developed and financed the project themselves with only support from the local bank.
The project has a positive social impact on the local communities where AGEN provides, employment and business opportunities for the locals, as well as improving the local infrastructure.
This project advances the following United Nations Sustainability Development Goals: