Cap des Biches (engine) power station

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Cap des Biches (engine) power station is an 86-megawatt (MW) fuel oil and natural gas power station in Dakar region, Senegal.

Location

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Project Details

  • Owner: ContourGlobal [100%][1]
  • Parent: ContourGlobal plc [100%][2]
  • Location: Rufisque, Dakar, Senegal
  • Coordinates: 14.7190, -17.2970 (exact)[3][4]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 86 MW
    • Unit 1: Natural gas and fuel oil[1] internal combustion combined cycle[1], 86 MW[1] (start-up in 2016)[1]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Cap des Biches". ContourGlobal. Archived from the original on May 25, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  2. "ContourGlobal". Wikipedia. March 29, 2021. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. Google Maps
  4. https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/contourglobals-highly-efficient-cap-des-biches-electricity-generation-facility-inaugurated-by-senegals-president-macky-sall-300283771.html