Combined cycle

Underwater cleaning at Tuxpan

In February, a cleaning process was undertaken on the submarine seawater intake conduits at the Tuxpan III and IV Combined Cycle Power Plant, which is located in the north of the State of Veracruz (Mexico) and entered commercial operation in 2003.

Combined cycle

Technological innovation supporting generation

The Combined-Cycle Power Plants of Global Power Generation in Mexico continuously operate with very high capacity factors due to a certain level of surplus capacity; i.e. the difference between the maximum output that can be produced and the long-term contracted power contract with the Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE).

Combined cycle

GPG joins wholesale electricity market in Mexico

In January 2017, GPG received permission to launch operations in the Mexican market with 30 MW of power from the Norte Durango Combined Cycle Power Plant, a facility that began operating commercially in August 2010. Its construction, which began in early 2008, led to a transformation in Durango by being one of the largest construction projects undertaken in the State.