Samalayuca I (Benito Juarez) Power Plant is a 316MW oil fired power project. It is located in Chihuahua, Mexico. 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 April 1985. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Comision Federal de Electricidad with a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The project generated 711,000MWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in April 1985.

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 316MW.

Contractors involved

Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions was selected as the turbine supplier for the Oil fired project.

Mitsubishi Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

Mitsubishi Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

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