Tema CENIT Thermal power plant (TCTPP)

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Tema CENIT Thermal power plant (TCTPP) is a 110-megawatt (MW) operating power station in Tema, Greater Accra, Ghana, fueled by fuel oil and gas.

Project Details

Table 1: Unit-level details for Tema CENIT Thermal power plant (TCTPP)

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP[1] Start year Retired year
1 operating[2][3] fuel oil, gas[4] 110 MW gas turbine[3] not found 2012[3] 2037 (planned)[3]

Table 2: Unit-level ownership details for Tema CENIT Thermal power plant (TCTPP)

Unit name Operator Owner Parent
1 CENIT Energy Limited (CEL)[100.0%][5][6] CENIT Investment Limited[100.0%][7][8][3]


Location

Table 3: Plant-level location details for Tema CENIT Thermal power plant (TCTPP)

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Tema CENIT Thermal power plant (TCTPP) Tema, Greater Accra, Ghana 5.6745, 0.0122 (exact)[9]

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Background

The main financiers were the Government of Ghana (GoG) and the Volta River Authority (VRA).[10] The plant had an installed capacity of 126 MW but its net output was 110 MW when completed.[3]In 2011, the plant was constructed.[6]In 2012, the plant came online.[3]

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References

  1. CHP = Combined Heat and Power
  2. "www.energycom.gov.gh/files/2021%20published%20Energy%20Statistics.pdf" (PDF). Retrieved January 20, 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 "Our History – CENIT Energy". cenitenergy.com. Archived from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  4. "uploads-ssl.webflow.com/5a92987328c28c00011db053/5bbf7dca7a04d6da6a45aa82_GMP-Final-Jun16.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on June 2, 2021.
  5. "energycom.gov.gh/files/2021%20published%20Energy%20Statistics.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on September 27, 2021.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "GTS Engineering Services - Projects". www.gtsgh.com. Archived from the original on June 2, 2021. Retrieved January 28, 2022.
  7. "oglinks.news/category-energy-power/pr/the-tema-cenit-thermal-power-plant-to-add-to-energy-grid". Archived from the original on September 20, 2021.
  8. "SSNIT to boost investment". GhanaWeb. February 9, 2016. Archived from the original on June 9, 2017. Retrieved January 29, 2022.
  9. "www.industryabout.com/country-territories-3/766-ghana/fossil-fuels-energy/8121-tema-cenit-oil-power-plant". Archived from the original on June 2, 2021.
  10. "Volta River Authority | Tema Thermal Power Complex". www.vra.com. Retrieved 2022-07-25.