Tula (Francisco Perez Rios) Power Plant is a 1,500MW gas fired power project. It is located in Hidalgo, Mexico. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 1975.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,500 1,500 Active Hidalgo, Mexico


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

It is a steam turbine 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 6,977,000MWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in September 1975.

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 1,500MW.

Contractors Involved

Mitsubishi Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project.

Mitsubishi Power supplied electric generator for the project.

The steam boilers for the gas fired power project have been supplied byBabcock & Wilcox Enterprises and Mitsubishi Power.


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