El Potosino power station

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El Potosino power station (Central eléctrica El Potosino) is a shelved power station in San Luis de la Paz, Guanajuato, Mexico.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
El Potosino power station San Luis de la Paz, Guanajuato, Mexico 21.2123, -100.6193 (approximate)[1]

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

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Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 shelved gas[1] 300 MW[1] combined cycle[1] - - -

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 Ingeniería Nebri, S.A.P.I. de C.V.[1] Ingeniería Nebri SAPI de CV Ingeniería Nebri SAPI de CV

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Manifiesto de Impacto Ambiental: Central Ciclo Combinado de 300 MW "El Potosino"" (PDF). Mexico Secretaria de Medio Ambiente Y Recursos Naturales. November 30, 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 4, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.

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