Aureliano Chaves power station

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Aureliano Chaves power station (Usina Termelétrica Aureliano Chaves, also known as Ibirité) is a 226-megawatt (MW) operating power station in Ibirité, Minas Gerais, Brazil, fueled by liquefied natural gas and gas.

Project Details

Table 1: Unit-level details for Aureliano Chaves power station

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP[1] Start year Retired year
1 operating[2] liquefied natural gas, gas[3][2] 226 MW combined cycle[4][5] not found 2002[2]

Table 2: Unit-level ownership details for Aureliano Chaves power station

Unit name Operator Owner Parent
1 Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)[2][5] Ibiritermo S.A.[100.0%][5] Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)[100.0%][6]


Table 3: Plant-level location details for Aureliano Chaves power station

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Aureliano Chaves power station Ibirité, Minas Gerais, Brazil -19.9897, -44.0984 (exact)[2]

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  1. CHP = Combined Heat and Power
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 "Informações de Geração - ANEEL". Archived from the original on December 17, 2021. Retrieved January 20, 2022.
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  4. "Aureliano Chaves (Ibirite) CCGT Power Plant Brazil". Global Energy Observatory. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
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