Central (Planta Centro) Power Plant is a 600MW dual-fuel fired power project. It is located in Carabobo, Venezuela. 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 May 2016. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by China Machinery Engineering and is currently owned by Corporacion Electrica Nacional.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The Dual-Fuel fired project consists of 1 steam turbine with 600MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in May 2016.

Contractors involved

China Machinery Engineering was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the dual-fuel fired power project.

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About China Machinery Engineering

China Machinery Engineering Corp (CMEC) is a provider of engineering and construction services. It offers services such as engineering contracting, preliminary project consultation, project design, construction, procurement, installation and development services. It also carries out trading activities covering a range of machinery and equipment such as electrical, mechanical, transportation, mining, and engineering equipment; pharmaceutical, paper, and packaging machinery; and manufacturing machinery and equipment. The company also provides logistics services, exhibitions, tendering agencies, export and import agency, and design services. It has operations in China, Pakistan, the Republic of Angola, Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Argentina, the US, Laos, Ukraine, Zambia and Others. CMEC is headquartered in Beijing, China.


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