Termocentro power station

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Termocentro power station (Central Termocentro) is a 300-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in Santander department, Colombia.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Cimitarra, Santander department, Colombia.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Isagen[1]
  • Parent company: Bre Colombia Hydro Investments S.A.R.L.[2]
  • Location: Cimitarra, Santander, Colombia
  • Coordinates: 6.4437, -74.3841 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 300 MW
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[1], 300 MW[4] (start-up in 2000)[5]

Background

Termocentro is a combined cycle power station comprising two 100 MW gas turbines and one 100 MW steam turbine. In December 2020, gas turbine 2 temporarily ceased commercial operations, reducing the plant's capacity indefinitely.[1]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Generamos energía - ISAGEN". Isagen. Archived from the original on February 25, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  2. "Quiénes somos". Isagen. Archived from the original on February 25, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  3. Google Maps
  4. "Central Térmica Termocentro" (PDF). Universidad EAFIT. Retrieved 2022-04-14.
  5. "OBRAS EN TERMOCENTRO". El Tiempo. November 4, 2000. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.