Eten power station

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Eten power station (Central Termoeléctrica Eten) is an operating power station of at least 225-megawatts (MW) in Eten, Chiclayo, Lambayeque, Peru.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Eten power station Eten, Chiclayo, Lambayeque, Peru -6.884571, -79.790077 (exact)[1]

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit TG1: -6.884571, -79.790077

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit TG1 operating[2] fossil gas - natural gas, fossil liquids - diesel[3] 225[2] gas turbine[2] 2015[3]

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
Unit TG1 Planta de Reserva Fría de Generación Éten SA [100.0%]


The Eten power station is a 225 MW diesel- and gas-fired power plant in Eten, in the northern region of Lambayeque, Peru. The Peruvian authorities awarded a 20-year concession contract for the design, construction, and operation of the plant to a consortium comprising the Ministry of Energy and Mining and a special purpose company established by Cobra and Enersa. Investment in the plant was estimated at approximately US$113 million.[4]

Articles and Resources


  1. "Planta De Generación ETEN · Nuevo Reque, Peru". Google Maps.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 (PDF) Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 January 2024. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 (PDF) Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 January 2024. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. "Peru gives green light to 200 MW thermal power plant", PEI, July 27, 2011.

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