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November 29, 2021

UTE GNA II Power Plant, Brazil

By Carmen

The UTE GNA II Power Plant is 1,672MW gas fired power project. It is planned in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in January 2023.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,672 1,672 Permitting Rio de Janeiro, Brazil UTE GNA II Geracao de Energia


The project is being developed and currently owned by UTE GNA II Geracao de Energia. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a combined cycle gas turbine (ccgt) power plant. The fuel will be procured from FSRU BW Magna.

The project cost is expected to be around $1,030.93m.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by January 2023.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Agencia Nacional de Energia Eletrica, Brazil under a power purchase agreement. The power will be sold at the rate of $0.064kWh for a period of 25 years. The capacity to be procured is 1,450MW.

Contractors Involved

Siemens will be the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The Gas fired project consists of 3 gas turbines.

Siemens will be the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The Gas fired project consists of 1 steam turbine.

Siemens Energy is expected to perform operations and maintenance for thermal power project.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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