Don Luis Zambrano Power Plant is a 470MW gas fired power project. It is located in Merida, 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 August 2013. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Corporacion Electrica Nacional with a stake of 100%.

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 Fuel Oil.

The project generated 374,470MWh of electricity. The project cost is $1,145m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in August 2013.

Contractors involved

China CAMC Engineering was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

The Gas fired project have been supplied by Hangzhou Steam Turbine Power Group and Siemens.

Siemens supplied electric generator for the project.

Siemens supplied electric generator for the project.

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