Bahía Blanca power station

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Bahía Blanca power station (Central Térmica Bahía Blanca, also known as Piedra Buena) is a 620-megawatt (MW) fuel oil- and gas-fired power station in Buenos Aires province, Argentina.

Location

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Central Piedrabuena S.A.[1]
  • Parent company: Central Piedra Buena SA[1]
  • Location: Bahía Blanca, departamento Bahía Blanca, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Coordinates: -38.7875, -62.2537 (exact)[2]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 620 MW
    • Unit BBLATV30: Gas- and fuel oil-fired[3] steam turbine[1], 310 MW[1] (start-up in 1991)[1]
    • Unit BBLATV29: Gas- and fuel oil-fired[3] steam turbine[1], 310 MW[1] (start-up in 1989)[1]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 "Información Geográfica de Energía". Argentina Secretario de Energía, Visor SIG. Archived from the original on May 12, 2021. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  2. "Central Termica Piedra Buena Power Plant Argentina". Global Energy Observatory. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Piedra Buena Thermal Power Plant ('CPB')". Pampa Energia. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.