Jaguar Power Plant is a 300MW coal fired power project. It is located in Escuintla, Guatemala. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in June 2015.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 300 300 Active Escuintla, Guatemala Jaguar Energy Guatemala


The project is developed and owned by Jaguar Energy Guatemala.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The project cost is $900m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in June 2015.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Energuate under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years. The contracted capacity is 200MW.

Contractors Involved

China Machine New Energy was selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

Harbin Electric was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project.

Jaguar Energy Guatemala is the O&M contractor for thermal power project.


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