Barcarena Alunorte power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Barcarena Alunorte power station is a 104-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Barcarena, Pará, Brazil.[1]

Location

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Background

Barcarena Alunorte is a captive two-unit, 104 MW coal-fired power plant that serves the Hydro Alunorte alumina refinery in Barcarena, Brazil. According to the company website, Hydro Alunorte in Barcarena is the world's largest alumina refinery outside China.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Hydro Alunorte[2]
  • Parent company: Hydro[2]
  • Location: Barcarena, Pará
  • Coordinates: -1.547558, -48.735172
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross Capacity: 104 MW[1]
    • Unit 2: 52 MW
    • Unit 3: 52 MW
  • Type:
  • Start date: 2010
  • Coal Type:
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Uso de água em termoelétricas (p 28)" (PDF). IEMA. November 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Alunorte". www.hydro.com. Retrieved 2021-04-12.

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