MPX Porto do Itaqui Power Plant is a 360MW coal fired power project. It is located in Maranhao, Brazil. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in February 2013.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 360 360 Active Maranhao, Brazil


The project is currently owned by Eneva with a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The project cost is $105m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in February 2013.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Sistema Interconectado Nacional de Brasil under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Efacec Power Solutions SGPS and Maire Tecnimont were selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

Siemens was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 1 steam turbine with 360MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens supplied electric generator for the project.

Doosan Power Systems Holdings supplied steam boiler for the project.


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