Cerro Prieto III is a 220MW geothermal power project. It is located in Baja California, Mexico. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 1985. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad.

The geothermal plant is of double flash type. The geothermal site has in total 52 number of production wells. Cerro Prieto III runs at a temperature of 333 Degree Celsius.

The project generates 1,438.21GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in July 1985.

Contractors involved

Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the geothermal power project. The project consists of 2 units of Condensing turbine turbines, each with 110MW nameplate capacity.

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This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.