Emilio Portes Gil power station

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Emilio Portes Gil power station (Central termoeléctrica Emilio Portes Gil, also known as Río Bravo) is a 511-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in the state of Tamaulipas, Mexico.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Río Bravo, the state of Tamaulipas, Mexico.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE[1]
  • Parent company: Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE[2]
  • Location: Río Bravo, Tamaulipas, Mexico
  • Coordinates: 25.9821, -98.0627 (exact)[1]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 511 MW
    • Unit 4: Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[3], 211 MW[4][5] (start-up in 2007)[5]
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[1] steam turbine[6], 300 MW[4] (start-up year not available)

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "PowerPlantsAllGE100MW_NorthAmerica_201708.xlsx". North American Cooperation on Energy Information (NACEI). August 1, 2017. Archived from the original on May 14, 2021. Retrieved May 14, 2021.
  2. "Quiénes somos". Comisión Federal de Electricidad. Archived from the original on November 29, 2020. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID MEX0001833 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  4. 4.0 4.1 "CONTRATO DE SERVICIOS" (PDF). Portal de Obligaciones de Transparencia. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Metodología, Criterios y Términos para Contratos Legados" (PDF). Secretaría de Energía - Subsecretaría de Electricidad - Gobierno de México. August 31, 2017. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  6. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID MEX0001820 World Resources Institute, June 2019