Aguirre Steam Turbine Power Plant is a 900MW oil fired power project. It is located in Salinas, Puerto Rico. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1971. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority with a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The project generated 3,353,860MWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1971.

Contractors involved

United Engineers & Constructors was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the oil fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Oil fired project. The company provided 2 steam turbines, each with 450MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

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