Bulo Bulo power station

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Bulo Bulo power station (Central Bulo Bulo) is a 140-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in Cochabamba department, Bolivia.

Location

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Compañía Eléctrica Central Bulo Bulo[1]
  • Owner: Chaco Energías SA[1]
  • Parent company: YPFB Corporación[1]
  • Location: Entre Ríos, Cochabamba, Bolivia
  • Coordinates: -17.2424, -64.5409 (exact)[2]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 50 MW
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[3] gas turbine[3], 50 MW[3] (start-up in 2014)[1]

Background

The Bulo Bulo power plant has three units, all powered by gas turbines. Units 1 and 2 have capacities of 45 MW each, while unit 3 has a capacity of 50 MW.[4] Only unit 3 is included in GEM's Global Gas Plant Tracker due to the tracker's minimum capacity requirement of 50 MW.[5]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Planta Termoeléctrica Central Bulo Bulo". Central Bulobulo. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  2. Global Energy Observatory ID DB0041946, accessed May 2021
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Planta Termoeléctrica Central Bulo Bulo - Operación". Central Bulobulo. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  4. "Planta Termoeléctrica Central Bulo Bulo - Operación". Central Bulo Bulo. Retrieved 2022-11-01.
  5. "Methodology - Global Gas Plant Tracker". Global Energy Monitor. Retrieved 2022-11-01.