The Coloane Power Station Replacement is 450MW gas fired power project. It is planned in Freguesia de Sao Francisco Xavier, Macau. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 450 450 Announced Freguesia de Sao Francisco Xavier, Macau Companhia de Electricidade de Macau


The project is being developed and currently owned by Companhia de Electricidade de Macau.

It is a combined cycle gas turbine (ccgt) power plant.

The project cost is expected to be around $372.13m.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.

About Companhia de Electricidade de Macau

Companhia de Electricidade de Macau (CEM), a subsidiary of Nam Kwong Development (H.K.) Ltd, is an electric utility that provides power and electricity distribution services. The utility generates, transmits, and distributes electrical power and related services. It also provides metering services, energy supply, bill and payment services, refund of guarantee deposit, supply of electricity, meter testing, customer and support services, and payment outlets and autopay application services, among others. CEM’s bill and payment services comprise new supply, change of subscribed demand, transfer of contract, termination of contract, and others. The utility’s plants use diesel oil, and natural gas for generating power. CEM is headquartered in Macau.


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