Termogas Machala 1 power station

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Termogas Machala 1 power station (Central Termogas Machala) is a 130-megawatt (MW) gas- and waste heat-fired power station in El Oro province, Ecuador.

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Barbones, El Oro province, Ecuador.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: CELEC (Corporación Nacional de Electricidad)
  • Parent company: CELEC (Corporación Nacional de Electricidad)[1]
  • Location: Barbones, Machala, El Oro, Ecuador
  • Coordinates: -3.1170, -79.8792 (exact)[2]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 130 MW
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 110 MW
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[8] gas turbine[8], 70 MW[8] (start-up in 2021)[8]
    • Unit ST: Waste heat-fired[8] steam turbine[8], 40 MW[8] (start-up in 2021)[8]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. "La Empresa". Celec. Archived from the original on April 16, 2021. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  2. Google Maps
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Estadística del Sector Eléctrico Ecuatoriano - Año 2006" (PDF). Consejo Nacional de Electricidad - CONELEC. April 1, 2007. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Ecuador analiza oferta de New Fortress Energy para Termogas Machala". Primicias. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Ecuador analiza oferta de New Fortress Energy para Termogas Machala". Primicias. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Unidades de Generación de Termogas Machala". Celec. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Termoeléctricas: obsoletas, caras, sin mantenimiento pero necesarias". Primicias. Archived from the original on May 3, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.7 "USD 140 millones requiere Celec para instalar una tercera turbina e implementar el ciclo combinado en Termogas Machala". Primicias. Archived from the original on May 4, 2021. Retrieved May 4, 2021.