Cerritos Colorados Project is a 76.62MW geothermal power project. It is planned in Jalisco, Mexico. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2021.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Geothermal 76.62 76.62 Permitting Jalisco, Mexico Comision Federal de Electricidad

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad. The company has a stake of 100%.

The geothermal plant is of single flash type. The geothermal site has in total 7 number of wells. Out of this 4 will be production wells and remaining 3 will be injection wells.

Development Status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2021.

About Comision Federal de Electricidad

Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE) is a power utility company that carries out generation, transmission, distribution, supply and commercialization of electricity. The company generates electricity through various renewable energy sources including thermal, hydro, coal-fired, wind, solar, geothermal and nuclear power plant. It also offers civil engineering, construction and investment services. CFE imports, exports, transports, purchases and sells fuel oil and natural gas. The company undertakes the planning and execution of projects and installations, as required by the national electricity system. It serves residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural customers as well as state and central agencies. CFE is headquartered in Federal District, Mexico.

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