Genevapca power station

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Genevapca power station (Planta Termoeléctrica Genevapca, also known as Cardón) is a 315-megawatt (MW) fuel oil- and gas-fired power station that has been mothballed in Falcón state, Venezuela.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Centro de refinación Paraguaná, Falcón state, Venezuela.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Corpoelec (Corporación Eléctrica Nacional)[1]
  • Parent company: Corpoelec (Corporación Eléctrica Nacional)[2]
  • Location: Centro de refinación Paraguaná, Punta Cardón, Falcón, Venezuela
  • Coordinates: 11.6385, -70.2191 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (mothballed): 315 MW
    • Unit GVP-1: Gas- and fuel oil-fired[4] gas turbine[4], 105 MW[4] (start-up in 1994)[4]
    • Unit GVP-2: Gas- and fuel oil-fired[4] gas turbine[4], 105 MW[4] (start-up in 1995)[4]
    • Unit GVP-3: Gas- and fuel oil-fired[4] gas turbine[4], 105 MW[4] (start-up in 1995)[4]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. "Fallas eléctricas y renuncias masivas mantienen crisis en Complejo Refinador Paraguaná". GHM. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  2. "Home". Corporación Eléctrica Nacional. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved May 5, 2021.
  3. "Falcón lleva 24 horas sin electricidad". El Universal. August 7, 2019. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 "Cardon Genevapca CHP Power Plant Venezuela". Global Energy Observatory. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.