Bicentenario power station

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Bicentenario power station (Central Térmica Bicentenario) is an operating power station of at least 466-megawatts (MW) in Pilar, departamento Río Segundo, Córdoba, Argentina. It is also known as CT Pilar, Central Térmica Pilar.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Bicentenario power station Pilar, departamento Río Segundo, Córdoba, Argentina -31.66766, -63.8337 (exact)[1]

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit CC: -31.66766, -63.8337

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit CC operating[2] gas, diesel[3] 466[3][2] combined cycle[3][4] not found 2010[4][3]

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner Parent Operator
Unit CC EPEC Generación[4][2][3] Empresa Provincial de Energia de Cordoba CT Pilar-Epec[4][2]

Articles and Resources


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