Altamira II power station

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Altamira II power station (Central Termoeléctrica Altamira II) is a 495-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in the state of Tamaulipas, Mexico.

Location

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Electricidad Águila de Altamira, S. de R.L. de C.V.[1]
  • Parent company: Mitsui & Co Ltd [70%]; Tokyo Gas Co Ltd [30%][2][1]
  • Location: Altamira, Tamaulipas, Mexico
  • Coordinates: 22.4978, -97.9017 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 495 MW
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[3] combined cycle[4], 495 MW[3] (start-up in 2002)[5]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Purchase of natural-gas-fired power stations in Mexico" (PDF). Mitsui. December 24, 2009. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  2. "Altamira II: where eagles dare". IJ Global. Archived from the original on May 5, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "PowerPlantsAllGE100MW_NorthAmerica_201708.xlsx". North American Cooperation on Energy Information (NACEI). August 1, 2017. Archived from the original on May 14, 2021. Retrieved May 14, 2021.
  4. "Altamira II CCGT Power Station Mexico". Global Energy Observatory. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  5. "Metodología, Criterios y Términos para Contratos Legados" (PDF). Secretaría de Energía - Subsecretaría de Electricidad - Gobierno de México. August 31, 2017. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.