Electropatagonia power station

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Electropatagonia power station (Central Térmica Electropatagonia) is an operating power station of at least 63-megawatts (MW) in Comodoro Rivadavia, departamento Escalante, Chubut, Argentina. It is also known as Comodoro Rivadavia CC.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Electropatagonia power station Comodoro Rivadavia, departamento Escalante, Chubut, Argentina -45.8144, -67.4443 (exact)[1][2]

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

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1: -45.8144, -67.44431

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating[3] gas[4] 63 MW[3][5][6] combined cycle[1][3][5] - - -

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 Operator Owner Parent
Unit 1 Electropatagonia S.A.[1] Electropatagonia SA Argentine Federation of Light and Power Workers

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 http://www.enre.gob.ar/web/bibliotd.nsf/($IDWeb)/05C2B6E0C0BC59D20325699F0045DA79. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://goo.gl/maps/Wh3cvK9pHm9K4WFB6. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20230327233717/https://www.argentina.gob.ar/sites/default/files/2018/03/informeanualenre2021.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2023-03-27. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. https://web.archive.org/web/20210323172622/https://www.nuestromar.org/antiguas/una-ley-definiria-la-propiedad-del-recurso-para-desarrollar-energias-renovables-chubut/. Archived from the original on 2021-03-23. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20230106144455/https://ri.pampaenergia.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2017/10/PAMPA-20-F-2015-EXE.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2023-01-06. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. (PDF) https://www.argentina.gob.ar/sites/default/files/2018/03/ia_2020.pdf. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

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