Complejo Petroquímico Cosoleacaque power station

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Complejo Petroquímico Cosoleacaque power station (Central Complejo Petroquímico Cosoleacaque) is an operating power station of at least 59-megawatts (MW) in Minatitlán, Veracruz, Mexico.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Complejo Petroquímico Cosoleacaque power station Minatitlán, Veracruz, Mexico 17.999187, -94.56323 (exact)[1][2]

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1: 17.999187, -94.56323

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating [3] 59.6[3][4] gas turbine[3] 2007[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 Parent
Unit 1 Pemex-Transformación Industrial [100%] Petróleos Mexicanos EPE

Project-level captive use details

  • Captive industry use (heat or power): chemicals[3]
  • Captive industry: Power[3]

Articles and Resources


  1.!3m1!1e3!4m8!1m2!2m1!1sPemex+Complejo+Petroqu%C3%ADmico+Cosoleacaque!3m4!1s0x0:0x73e4fb283d6f2048!8m2!3d17.9991565!4d-94.5621358. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. "Complejo Petroquimico Cosoleacaque · Instituto Tecnológico 42, Buena Vista Sur, 96730 Minatitlán, Ver., Mexico". Google Maps. Retrieved 2023-11-22.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 "Tabla de Permisos 2021" (PDF). CRE (Comisión Reguladora de Energía).
  4. "PRODESEN 2018-2032: Programa de Desarrollo del Sistema Eléctrico Nacional" (PDF). SENER (Secretaría de Energía). 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on 2021-05-12.

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