Punta del Tigre B power station

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Punta del Tigre B power station (Central Termoeléctrica de Ciclo Combinado Punta del Tigre) is a 540-megawatt (MW) diesel- and gas-fired power station in San José department, Uruguay.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Punta del Tigre, San José department, Uruguay.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: UTE (Usinas y Trasmisiones Eléctricas)[1]
  • Parent company: UTE (Usinas y Trasmisiones Eléctricas)[2]
  • Location: Punta del Tigre, San José, Uruguay
  • Coordinates: -34.7522, -56.5424 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 540 MW
    • Unit B1-B2-B3: Gas- and diesel-fired[1] combined cycle[1], 540 MW[4] (start-up in 2019)[4]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Ciclo Combinado: respaldo a menor costo". UTE. November 10, 2019. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  2. "Inicio". Ute. Archived from the original on May 4, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. Google Maps
  4. 4.0 4.1 "UTE inauguró planta de ciclo combinado Punta del Tigre B, la mayor inversión de una empresa pública en 40 años - Presidencia de la República". Presidencia de la República Oriental del Uruguay. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.