Termoberrío power station

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Termoberrío power station (Central Termoberrío) is a gas-fueled power station in Cimitarra, Santander, Colombia.

Project Details

Table 1: Unit-level details for Termoberrío power station

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP[1] Start year Retired year
1 cancelled[2][3] gas[4] 700 MW not found not found

Table 2: Unit-level ownership details for Termoberrío power station

Unit name Operator Owner Parent
1 Sociedad Minera de Santander[5] Sociedad Minera de Santander[100.0%][5] Mubadala Investment Company Group[100.0%][6]


Table 3: Plant-level location details for Termoberrío power station

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Termoberrío power station Cimitarra, Santander, Colombia 6.4437, -74.3841 (approximate)[4]

The map below shows the approximate location of the power station.

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Termoberrio has been listed as a natural gas-fired[4][7] or coal-fired[3][2][8][9] power project by various sources dating back to 1997. However, there has been no news of the project since 2018 and it is presumed to be cancelled.

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  1. CHP = Combined Heat and Power
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  3. 3.0 3.1 "co.mmi-e.com/accesopdf.php?RUTA=VOLSNFS/disk11/zona_5/pdf/2018/5/20180521ET010.PDF" (PDF). Retrieved January 20, 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Stranded' power? Mapping Latin America's thermoelectric energy". Dialogo Chino. November 9, 2020. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Kolumbien setzt weiterhin auf Wäremkraftwerke". GTAI (Germany Trade & Invest). March 15, 2018. Archived from the original on November 30, 2020. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  6. "¿Qué es Minesa? Somos Minesa - Sociedad Minera de Santander". Minesa. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  7. "Investment In The Energy Sector - Wealth Management - Colombia". Mondaq. May 28, 1997.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. "POLÍTICA DE DESARROLLO SOSTENIBLE Y LA TRANSFORMACIÓN DEL SECTOR ENERGÉTICO" (PDF). Departamento Nacional de Planeación de Colombia. September 2017.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  9. "INFORME FINAL" (PDF). CONSORCIO SERGEING - SISOCOAL - RMR. December 2016.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)