Tamazunchale Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 1,136MW gas fired power project. It is located in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in June 2007.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,136 1,136 Active San Luis Potosi, Mexico


The project is currently owned by Iberdrola Energia Tamazunchale with a stake of 100%.

It is a combined cycle gas turbine (ccgt) power plant. The fuel is procured from Altamira LNG terminal.

The project generated 8,322,000MWh of electricity. The project cost is $500m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in June 2007.

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 1,136MW.

Contractors Involved

Iberinco was selected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 4 units of 7F.04 gas turbines, each with 165MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 2 units of D11S steam turbines, each with 238MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

Hamon Deltak supplied steam boiler for the project.


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