Santa Cruz power station (Brazil)

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Santa Cruz power station (Brazil) (Usina Termelétrica Santa Cruz) is a 500-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Location

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Furnas Centrais Elétricas S.A.[1]
  • Parent company: Eletrobras[2]
  • Location: Santa Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Coordinates: -22.9145, -43.7656 (exact)[1]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 500 MW
    • Unit 2: Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[3], 250 MW[3] (start-up in 2010)[4]
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[3], 250 MW[3] (start-up in 2004)[4]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "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. "Eletrobras Companies". El Etrobras. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Relatório de Fiscalização TC n. 011.210/2018-4, Fiscalização n. 102/2018" (PDF). Câmara dos Deputados. April 18, 2016. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Usina de Santa Cruz - 350 MW". FURNAS. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.