Luján De Cuyo power station

From Global Energy Monitor

[español]

Part of the Global Gas Plant Tracker, a Global Energy Monitor and Center for Media and Democracy project.

Luján De Cuyo power station (Central Térmica Luján De Cuyo) is a 589-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in Mendoza province, Argentina.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Las Compuertas, Mendoza province, Argentina.

Loading map...

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Centrales Térmicas Mendoza SA (CTM)[1][2][3][4]
  • Parent company: Central Puerto SA[4][5]
  • Location: Las Compuertas, departamento Luján De Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
  • Coordinates: -33.0556, -68.9826 (exact)[6]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 589 MW
    • Unit cogen: Gas-fired[6] unknown technology with CHP[3], 95 MW[3] (start-up in 2019)[3]
    • Unit LDCUTV12: Gas-fired[6] steam turbine[1], 60 MW[1] (start-up in 1971)[1]
    • Unit LDCUTV11: Gas-fired[6] steam turbine[1], 60 MW[1] (start-up in 1970)[1]
    • Unit CC: Gas-fired[6] combined cycle[1], 374 MW[1] (start-up in 1978-1998)[1]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 "Información Geográfica de Energía". Argentina Secretario de Energía, Visor SIG. Archived from the original on May 12, 2021. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  2. "Diagnóstico del Sector Eléctrico" (PDF). Eficiencia Energetica en Argentina. August 1, 2020. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Central Puerto announces the approval of the commercial operations of Luján de Cuyo cogeneration unit (95 MW)". Central Puerto. October 8, 2019. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Vox, Diario. "CTM invierte pensando en el mercado eléctrico e YPF". Area Tres. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  5. "Central Puerto S.A. (CPSA)" (PDF). Central Puerto. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 4, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 "Lujan de Cuyo (C T Mendoza) Power Plant Argentina". Global Energy Observatory. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.