El Sauz 2 power station

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El Sauz 2 power station (Central CC El Sauz 2) is a power station under construction in Pedro Escobedo, Querétaro, Mexico.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
El Sauz 2 power station Pedro Escobedo, Querétaro, Mexico 20.45754, -100.12061 (approximate)[1]

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

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Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 construction[2] gas[3] 256[3][4] combined cycle[3][5] not found 2024[6][5][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 Operator
Unit 1 Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE[3][5] Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE[3][5]

Articles and Resources


  1. https://goo.gl/maps/jBAxBy1fkuSx1ibH6. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 (PDF) https://infosen.senado.gob.mx/sgsp/gaceta/65/2/2023-05-03-1/assets/documentos/SEGOB_Informe_Anual_CFE_2022.pdf. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 "Column: CFE's Bet on Greater Mexico Market Share Means More Combined Cycle Plants". Natural Gas Intelligence. January 28, 2022. Archived from the original on July 9, 2022. Retrieved July 11, 2022.
  4. (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20220630161557/https://www.diputados.gob.mx/parlamentoreformaelectrica/pdf/foros/14/Iniciativa-Reforma-2021-final.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2022-06-30. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20221122160840/https://www.cfe.mx/finanzas/Documents/Plan%20de%20Negocios%202022-2026%20V48%20PUBLICA.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2022-11-22. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. https://web.archive.org/web/20220925164656/https://energiaadebate.com/ciclos-combinados-el-sauz-ii-y-salamanca-hasta-2024-confirmo-la-cfe/. Archived from the original on 2022-09-25. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

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