Parnaiba I Power Plant is a 676MW gas fired power project. It is located in Maranhao, Brazil. 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 February 2013. Buy the profile here.


Eneva and Petra Energia are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 70% and 30% respectively.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant. The fuel is procured from Parnaiba Gas Natural SA.

Development status

The project got commissioned in February 2013.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Sistema Interconectado Nacional de Brasil under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Duro Felguera and Initec Energia were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for thermal power project. The project consists of 4 units of 7F.04 turbines, each with 169MW nameplate capacity.

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