Costanera I (Buenos Aires) Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 320MW gas fired power project. It is located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1997. Buy the profile here.

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Description

Central Puerto and Others are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 75.7% and 24.3% respectively.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is natural gas. In case of shortage of natural gas the plant can also run on Diesel.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1997.

Contractors involved

Costanera I (Buenos Aires) Combined Cycle Power Plant (Buenos Aires Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit I) is equipped with British Thomson-Houston steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 100MW nameplate capacity.

Costanera I (Buenos Aires) Combined Cycle Power Plant (Buenos Aires Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit II) is equipped with Siemens Energy gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 220MW nameplate capacity.

British Thomson-Houston supplied electric generator for the Costanera I (Buenos Aires) Combined Cycle Power Plant (Buenos Aires Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit I).

British Thomson-Houston supplied electric generator for the Costanera I (Buenos Aires) Combined Cycle Power Plant (Buenos Aires Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit I).

Siemens Energy supplied electric generator for the Costanera I (Buenos Aires) Combined Cycle Power Plant (Buenos Aires Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit II).

Siemens Energy supplied electric generator for the Costanera I (Buenos Aires) Combined Cycle Power Plant (Buenos Aires Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit II).

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This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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