Dos Bocas II power station

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Dos Bocas II power station (Central CC Dos Bocas II) is an 1116-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station, under construction in the state of Veracruz, Mexico.


The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Medellín de Bravo, the state of Veracruz, Mexico.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE[1]
  • Parent company: Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE[2]
  • Location: Medellín de Bravo, Veracruz, Mexico
  • Coordinates: 19.0856, -96.1464 (exact)[1]
  • Gross generating capacity (construction): 1116 MW


The Dos Bocas II power station underwent the environmental risk assessment in September 2020.[5]

In January 2022, the Dos Bocas refinery project was projected to be $3.6 billion over budget and is a critical component of President Lopez Obrador's plan for Mexico to be self-sufficient in fuel consumption in 2023.[6]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Oficio No. SGPA/DGIRA/DG/04075" (PDF). Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales. September 11, 2020. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 18, 2021. Retrieved May 19, 2021.
  2. "Quiénes somos". Comisión Federal de Electricidad. Archived from the original on November 29, 2020. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Va CFE por 6 proyectos de cogeneración con Pemex". Energía a Debate. March 2, 2020. Archived from the original on May 12, 2021. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  4. "Informe Anual 2020 (p 52)" (PDF). CFE. April 2021.
  5. "Estudio de Riesgo Ambiental del Proyecto Ciclo Combinado Dos Bocas II" (PDF). SEMARNAT. September 11, 2020.
  6. "Mexico's Crown-Jewel Oil Refinery Is $3.6 Billion Over Budget". 2022-01-21. Retrieved 2022-04-18.