It includes climate change adaptation measures
It will cover around 10.5 hectares (26 acres) and have a maximum throughput of 1.45 m³/second.
Loja is part of the ‘Huella de Ciudades’ (Cities’ Footprint) project, which brings together a series of Latin American cities aiming to orientate their current development towards a low-carbon model through a project portfolio in key sectors. The project includes mitigation and climate change adaptation measures to reduce the cities’ carbon and water footprints.
- Location: Loja, Ecuador
- Type of contract: D&C, O&M
- Budget: 13.4 million euros
- Client: Decentralized Autonomous Government – City of Loja
- Capacity: 87,500 m3/day
- Population equivalent: 350,000