Paco Thermal Power Plant is a 300MW coal fired power project. It is located in Colon, Panama. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in January 2019.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 300 300 Active Colon, Panama Minera Panama


The project is developed and owned by Minera Panama.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant that is used for Baseload.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in January 2019.

Contractors Involved

SK Engineering & Construction was selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

Doosan Skoda Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 2 steam turbines, each with 150MW nameplate capacity.

Doosan Skoda Power supplied electric generator for the project.

Hansol SeenTec supplied steam boiler for the project.

About Minera Panama

Minera Panama S.A. is a copper and gold mining company.


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