Governador Leonel Brizola power station

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Governador Leonel Brizola power station (Usina Leonel de Moura Brizola, also known as TermoRio) is a 1059-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Duque de Caxias, the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)[1]
  • Parent company: Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)[2]
  • Location: Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Coordinates: -22.7145, -43.2541 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 1059 MW
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[3] with CHP[3], 353 MW[3] (start-up in 2004)[1]
    • Unit 2: Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[3] with CHP[3], 353 MW[3] (start-up in 2004)[1]
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[3] with CHP[3], 353 MW[3] (start-up in 2004)[1]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 "Sistema de Informações Georreferenciadas do Setor Elétrico (SIGEL)". Agência Nacional de Energia Elétrica (ANEEL, Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency). Archived from the original on April 9, 2020. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  2. "Home". Petrobras. Archived from the original on April 26, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 "Leonel Brizola (TermoRio) CCGT Power Plant Brazil". Global Energy Observatory. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.