CCGT Plants in Uruguay
La Tablada
Location: Uruguay
Operator: UTE
Configuration: 2 X 115 MW 9001E gas turbines
Fuel: distillate oil
Operation: 1991-1992
T/G supplier: GE
EPC: GE, Techint

Photograph courtesy of Admin Nac de Usinas y Trans Elec (UTE)
Posted 7 Feb 2004

Punta del Tigre-A
Location: Uruguay
Operator: UTE
Configuration: 6 X 50 MW LM6000 Sprint gas turbines
Fuel: distillate oil
Operation: 2006-2007
T/G supplier: GE
EPC: GE, Granite Services Intl
Quick facts: In Nov 2005, GE was awarded a $73mn contract for the first phase of this fast-track project with four GTs. The plant has a 150kV switchyard.

Photograph courtesy of Admin Nac de Usinas y Trans Elec (UTE)
Posted 9 Mar 2011

Punta del Tigre-B
Location: Uruguay
Operator: UTE
Configuration: 525-MW, 2+1 CCGT with SGT5-2000E gas turbines
Fuel: natural gas, residual oil
Operation: 2017
HRSG supplier: BHI
T/G supplier: Siemens, Skoda
EPC: Hyundai E&C
Quick facts: This is Uruguay's first CCGT plant. The total cost was about $740mn. The site has has a connection to the Cruz del Sur natural gas pipeline. Eventually, regasified LNG is to be supplied.

Photograph courtesy of Admin Nac de Usinas y Trans Elec (UTE)
Posted 23 Jul 2016

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 24-Jul-2016

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