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January 7, 2022

Cuiaba (Mario Covas) Power Plant, Brazil

By Carmen

Cuiaba (Mario Covas) Power Plant is a 529.2MW gas fired power project. It is located in Mato Grosso, Brazil. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in January 2001.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 529.2 529.2 Active Mato Grosso, Brazil Ambar Energia


The project is developed and owned by Ambar Energia. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant. The fuel is procured from Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB).

Development Status

The project got commissioned in January 2001.

Contractors Involved

Siemens was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 1 unit of K36-16 (HP/IP) – N36-2×4.4 (LP) steam turbine.

Siemens was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 2 units of SGT6-4000F gas turbines.

Siemens supplied electric generator for the project.

PT. Hanjung Indonesia supplied steam boiler for the project.

About Ambar Energia

Ambar Energia Ltda (Ambar) develops, deploys and operates projects in the fields of thermal generation, transmission and energy trading. It is headquartered in Sao Paulo City, Sao Paulo Brazil.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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