Cazenga power station

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Cazenga power station is a power station in pre-construction in Cazenga, Luanda, Angola.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Cazenga power station Cazenga, Luanda, Angola -8.8149, 13.3065 (exact)[1]

The map below shows the exact location of the power station.

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1: -8.81487, 13.30649

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 pre-construction[2] gas[2] 100 MW[3] combined cycle[2] - - -

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
Unit 1 - -


The Cazenga power plant currently operates 5 units that run on diesel and fuel-oil. Angola's "Long Term Plan" for their power sector involved the replacement of two of these units with a 100 MW gas-fired turbine, with the rest to retire by 2025.[4]

Articles and Resources


  1. "" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on April 14, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on June 2, 2021.
  3. "" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on June 2, 2021.
  4. "" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on June 2, 2021.

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