Empalme II power station

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Empalme II power station (Central CC Empalme II, also known as Guaymas III) is a 791-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in the state of Sonora, Mexico.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Empalme, the state of Sonora, Mexico.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE[1]
  • Parent company: Comisión Federal de Electricidad EPE[2]
  • Location: Empalme, Sonora, Mexico
  • Coordinates: 27.9265, -110.7834 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 791 MW
    • Unit II: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[1], 791 MW[1] (start-up in 2018)[5]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Combined Cycle Power Plant Empalme II" (PDF). Comisión Federal de Electricidad. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 4, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  2. "Quiénes somos". Comisión Federal de Electricidad. Archived from the original on November 29, 2020. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. Google Maps
  4. Cox, Chloe (January 13, 2016). "Siemens Supplying Turbines for Mexico's Empalme II Project". Power Engineering. Archived from the original on May 5, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  5. "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.