Clean energy for development
WHO WE ARE
The OXEC and OXEC II Hydroelectric Plants are located in the municipality of Santa María Cahabón, Alta Verapaz.
There are 11 communities in the area of influence of OXEC and OXEC II:
- By road, the nearest is 3 miles away and the furthest 19 miles away
- 9 are upstream the tributary
- 2 are upstream the Cahabón
- Semuc Champey is 25 miles upstream from the Cahabón
OXEC is the first hydroelectric plant to carry out a consultation process in Guatemala within the framework of ILO 169 Convention.