Centrale Électrique du Congo (CEC) power station

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Centrale Électrique du Congo (CEC) power station (also known as Pointe-Noire Sne, Eni Congo IPP Power Plant, Cote Mateve, Centrale électrique du Congo (CEC), and Congo Power Plant) is a 484-megawatt (MW) natural gas power station in Pointe-Noire department, Republic of the Congo.

Location

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Project Details

  • Owner: Société Centrale Electrique du Congo SA [100%][1]
  • Parent: Eni SpA [unknown %]; Congolese State [unknown %][2][1]
  • Location: Tilala, Pointe-Noire, Republic of the Congo
  • Coordinates: -4.8897, 11.9155 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 484 MW
    • Unit 3: Natural gas[1] gas turbine[4], 170 MW[5] (start-up in 2020)[6]
    • Unit 2: Natural gas[7] gas turbine[8], 157 MW[9] (start-up in 2010)[9]
    • Unit 1: Natural gas[7] gas turbine[8], 157 MW[9] (start-up in 2010)[9]
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 516 MW
    • Unit 4: Natural gas[6] unknown technology, 516 MW[6] (start-up in 2027)[10]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "www.eni.com/assets/documents/eng/reports/2020/Annual-Report-2020.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on April 22, 2021.
  2. "Public portfolio- A third turbine for the Centrale Electrique du Congo (Power plant of Congo) - Ministry of Finances,Budget and Public Portfolio". www.finances.gouv.cg. Archived from the original on December 7, 2019. Retrieved January 29, 2022.
  3. "Open Infrastructure Map". openinframap.org. Archived from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  4. "Integrated energy access project in Congo". www.eni.com. Archived from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  5. Ismaïla, NDAO Khadidiatou (February 18, 2020). "Congo's Power Plant capacity increases by 484 MW". Panafrican News Agency. Archived from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 "Energie : la Centrale électrique du Congo passe de 314 à 484 mégawatts - adiac-congo.com : toute l'actualité du Bassin du Congo". www.adiac-congo.com. Archived from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Central Electrique Congolese (CEC) Power Plant Expansion". Spina Group. Archived from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Jonala, Olive. "Centrale Electrique du Congo : Une 3ème turbine pour couvrir le besoin énergétique national". Alwihda Info - Actualités TCHAD, Afrique, International. Archived from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 "www.eni.com/assets/documents/Brochure%20Eni%20Impact%20Tool%20Congo_ESE_eng_2.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on June 2, 2021.
  10. "africa-energy-portal.org/news/republic-congo-extend-national-power-plant". Archived from the original on June 2, 2021.