Barcazas Josefa Rufina y Margarita power station

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Barcazas Josefa Rufina y Margarita power station (Termoeléctrica De Las Barcazas Josefa Rufina y Margarita) is a 340-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station that has been mothballed in La Guaira state, Venezuela.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Catia La Mar, La Guaira state, Venezuela.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Corpoelec (Corporación Eléctrica Nacional)[1]
  • Parent company: Corpoelec (Corporación Eléctrica Nacional)[2]
  • Location: Catia La Mar, La Guaira, Venezuela
  • Coordinates: 10.5876, -67.0795 (exact)[1]
  • Gross generating capacity (mothballed): 340 MW
    • Unit Josefa Rufina: Gas-fired[3] gas turbine[3], 170 MW[4] (start-up in 2011)[4]
    • Unit Margarita: Gas-fired[3] gas turbine[3], 170 MW[4] (start-up in 2011)[4]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "VENEZUELA: Gobierno compró 17 turbinas en 2010 y solo instaló 5 en los últimos 15 meses". Petroleo America. February 15, 2016. Archived from the original on May 4, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  2. "Home". Corporación Eléctrica Nacional. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved May 5, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1018639 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Gobierno Bolivariano pone en funcionamiento las barcazas más grandes del mundo". Corporación Eléctrica Nacional. August 25, 2011. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.