Tamazunchale II power station

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Tamazunchale II power station is a 514-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant under construction in the state of San Luis Potosí, Mexico.[1][2]

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the proposed power station in Tamazunchale, San Luis Potosí state, Mexico.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Tamazunchale Energía, S. A. P. I. de C. V.[2]
  • Parent company: Iberdrola SA[3][4]
  • Location: Tamazunchale, San Luis Potosí, Mexico[1]
  • Coordinates: 21.2594, -98.7881 (approximate)
  • Gross capacity (under construction): 514 MW[3]
    • Combined-cycle units: 514 MW in total (to start 2022)[1][2][5]

Background

In March 2021, the port of Tampico received a combined cycle gas turbine and an electric power generator which required special receiving protocol due to their weight before being transferred over land to Tamazunchale II.[6]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 560MW CCGT THERMAL POWER PLANT P, Inframation, March 14, 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "TABLA DE PERMISOS DE GENERACIÓN E IMPORTACIÓN DE ENERGÍA ELÉCTRICA ADMINISTRADOS AL 30 DE ABRIL DE 2018" (PDF). Observatorio del Ecosistema de Innovación de las Energías Limpias. April 30, 2018.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "AMPLIACIÓN TAMAZUNCHALE: LA CENTRAL DE MAYOR GENERACIÓN EN AMÉRICA LATINA". Iberdrola Generación México (in español).
  4. "Iberdrola acquires Tamazunchale Energía, S.A.P.I. de C.V. | Experience". www.jonesday.com. Retrieved 2021-06-17.
  5. "Factbook 2020" (PDF). Iberdrola. 2020.
  6. "Importación y exportación favorecen dinamismo en puerto de Tampico". El Sol de Tampico | Noticias Locales, Policiacas, sobre México, Tamaulipas y el Mundo (in español). Retrieved 2021-06-24.