Centro Morelos Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 724MW gas fired power project. It is located in Morelos, Mexico. 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 January 2016. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Abengoa Mexico and Comision Federal de Electricidad. The project is currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad with a stake of 100%.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant.

The project cost is $665m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in January 2016.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Comision Federal de Electricidad under a power purchase agreement with a contracted capacity is 724MW.

Contractors involved

Abener Energia was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

The Gas fired project have been supplied by GE Power and Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions.

The electric generators for the project were procured from GE Power and Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions.

Cerrey supplied steam boiler for the project.

Cerrey supplied steam boiler for the project.

Cerrey supplied steam boiler for the project.

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About Abengoa Mexico

Abengoa Mexico SA de CV (Abengoa Mexico), a subsidiary of Abeinsa Ingenieria Y Construccion Industrial SA, is a construction company. It offers concessional infrastructure and engineering services. The company holds interest in conventional energy generation, renewable energy generation, transmission lines and substations, industrial plants, water and PPP buildings. Its Conventional energy generation provide cogeneration and combined cycle. Abengoa Mexico’s Renewable energy generation provide bioethanol, biodiesel, biomass, wind, solar and geothermal. The company’s projects include Nuevo Pemex Cogeneration Plant, Cultural Center Mexiquense Bicentenario, Zapotillo Aqueduct and others. Abengoa Mexico is headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico.

About Comision Federal de Electricidad

Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE) is a power utility company that carries out generation, transmission, distribution, supply and commercialization of electricity. The company generates electricity through various renewable energy sources including thermal, hydro, coal-fired, wind, solar, geothermal and nuclear power plant. It also offers civil engineering, construction and investment services. CFE imports, exports, transports, purchases and sells fuel oil and natural gas. The company undertakes the planning and execution of projects and installations, as required by the national electricity system. It serves residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural customers as well as state and central agencies. CFE is headquartered in Federal District, Mexico.


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