Paraguay used 17.3% of power produced by Yacyretá in 2021; Argentina used 82.7%

The Paraguayan electricity market in 2021 used 2,314 GWh (17.3%) of the production of the Yacyretá Binational hydroelectric power plant, while the SADI (Argentine Interconnection System) used 11,056 GWh (82.3%), as reported by the Paraguayan entity's technical sources.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In 2020, the National Electricity Administration (ANDE) withdrew 1,666 GWh (1 GWh = 1000 MWh), 28.1% less than the amount used in 2021, 11.21% of the accumulated production of the power plant in 2020, a year in which Yacyretá produced up to 10% more than the previous year, according to sources.

Another important fact in the Binationals' annual accounts relates to the local utilization level of Paraguayan energy in Yacyretá (Art. XIII of the Treaty). In the recently ended fiscal year, 6,684.5 GWh of the plant's total production belonged to Paraguay . . .

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