José María España power station

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José María España power station (Planta Termoeléctrica José María España, also known as Oscar Machado) is a 240-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in Miranda state, Venezuela.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Los Sallas, Miranda state, Venezuela.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Corpoelec (Corporación Eléctrica Nacional)[1]
  • Parent company: Corpoelec (Corporación Eléctrica Nacional)[2]
  • Location: Los Sallas, Miranda, Venezuela
  • Coordinates: 10.4209, -66.9550 (exact)[3][4][5][6][7]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 240 MW
    • Unit 13: Gas-fired[8] gas turbine[9], 80 MW[8] (start-up in 1994)[10]
    • Unit 11: Gas-fired[8] gas turbine[9], 80 MW[8] (start-up in 1994)[10]
    • Unit 10: Gas-fired[8] gas turbine[9], 80 MW[8] (start-up in 1994)[10]
  • Gross generating capacity (mothballed): 160 MW
    • Unit 9: Gas-fired[8] gas turbine[9], 80 MW[8] (start-up in 1994)[10]
    • Unit 12: Gas-fired[8] gas turbine[9], 80 MW[8] (start-up in 1994)[10]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. "La Electricidad de Caracas". Wikipedia. April 11, 2021. Archived from the original on April 22, 2021. Retrieved May 20, 2021.
  2. "Home". Corporación Eléctrica Nacional. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved May 5, 2021.
  3. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1018643 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  4. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1018644 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  5. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1018645 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  6. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1018646 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  7. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1018647 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.7 8.8 8.9 "Propuestas de Reorganización del S.E.N." (PDF). Academia Nacional de la Ingeniería y el Hábitat. April 30, 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 "Venezuela Política". Maibort Petit. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 "Historia del Desarrollo del Servicio Eléctrico en Venezuela 1880-1998". Issuu. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.