Candelaria power station

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Candelaria power station (Central Térmica Candelaria) is a 246-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in the region of O'Higgins, Chile.

Location

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Colbún S.A.[1]
  • Parent company: Minera Valparaíso S.A. [49%]; Other [35%]; Antarchile S.A. [10%]; Administradora Fondo de Pensiones Habitat S.A. [6%][2][3][4][5][6]
  • Location: Mostazal, O'Higgins, Chile
  • Coordinates: -34.0339, -70.6138 (exact)[1]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 246 MW
    • Unit 2: Gas-fired[1] gas turbine[7], 123 MW[7] (start-up in 2005)[7]
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[1] gas turbine[7], 123 MW[7] (start-up in 2005)[7]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID CHL0000104 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  2. "Property Structure". Colbun. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. "Sociedad de Inversiones". Minera Valparaiso. Archived from the original on February 28, 2021. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  4. "MINERA.SN - Minera Valparaiso S.A Profile". Reuters. Archived from the original on May 12, 2021. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  5. "Inicio". Antar Chile. Archived from the original on February 26, 2021. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  6. "HABITAT.SN - AFP Habitat SA Profile". Reuters. Archived from the original on May 12, 2021. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 "Candelaria". Colbun. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.