"Cachí" Dam ­ Cartago Province

It is located on the middle basin of the "Reventazón" River. The dam is arc type, unique in the country. It began operating in 1966. The total capacity installed of the "Cachí" electric plant is of 100.800 kW. Location: 4 km south of "Juan Viñas" city, 2nd district of "Tucurrique", Cartago province. The "Cachi" Dam and the reservoir are located in the "Ujarras" valley, at the place denominated Cachí, which belongs to the 4th department of "Jiménez". Supply Source: The middle basin of Reventazón river, from which the 53,25 m3/s are taken from.


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