List of power stations in Brazil

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Porto do Pecém
Porto do Pecém
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The following page lists the power stations in Brazil.


Coal[edit]

Station Community Coordinates Capacity (MW) Year Commissioned Operator Notes Refs
Alegrete RS 66 1968 Tractebel Energia [1]
Charqueadas RS 72 1962-1969 Tractebel Energia [1][2]
Figueira PR 20 1963-1974 Cia Paranaense de Energia [1]
Jorge Lacerda SC 857 1965-1974, 1979-1980, 1996 Tractebel Energia [1]
Porto do Itaqui MA 365 2013 MPX Energia [1]
Porto do Pecém CE 03°34′58″S 38°52′30″W / 3.58278°S 38.87500°W / -3.58278; -38.87500 (Porto do Pecém) 1,095 2012 Energia Pecém [1]

Gas and Oil fired[edit]

Station Community Coordinates Operator Capacity (MW) Notes Refs
Campos RJ Furnas 30 1968 [3][4]
Piratininga SP Empresa Metropolitana de Aguas e Energia 372 1954-1960
Presidente Vargas RJ Cia Siderurgica National 230 1999
Santa Cruz RJ 22°54′49″S 43°46′01″W / 22.91361°S 43.76694°W / -22.91361; -43.76694 (Santa Cruz) Furnas 600 1967-1973
Sao Goncalo RJ Furnas 33 1956-1961
Sol Coke Works ES Sol Coqueria Tubarão 198 2007 waste heat

Gas Turbines[edit]

Station Community Coordinates Operator Capacity (MW) Notes Refs
Aureliano Chaves (Ibirite) MG Ibiritermo SA 226 2002-2003 [5][6]
Barbosa Lima Sobrinho RJ Petrobras 384 2001 [5][7]
Camacari 347 2003 [8]
Fafen Energia (Camacari) BA Fafen Energia 134 2003 [5]
Luis Carlos Prestes MS Petrobas 368 2002-2012 [5]
Macae RJ Petrobras 920 2001-2002
Norte Fluminense RJ UTE Norte Fluminense 780 2003-2004 [5]
Santa Cruz Repower RJ Furnas 514 2008
Termoaçu RN Petrobas 342 2007-2008 [5]
Termoaraucária PR Cia Paranaense de Energia Eletrica 480 2002 [5]
Termobahia BA Termobahia SA 190 2002
Termofortaleza CE Endesa Brasil 343 2003
Termo Norte-II RO Termo Norte Energia Ltda 360 2003 [5]
Termopernambuco PE Guaraniana SA 500 2004 [5]
TermoRio (Leonel Brizola) RJ 22°42′52″S 43°15′15″W / 22.71444°S 43.25417°W / -22.71444; -43.25417 (Leonel Brizola) TermoRio (Petrobras) 1,044 2004-2005 [5]
Uruguaiana RS AES São Paulo 520 2000 [5]

Internal Combustion Engines[edit]

Station Community Coordinates Operator Capacity (MW) Notes Refs
Aterro Uberlândia MG Energas Geração de Energia Ltda 5.6 [9]
Cristiano Rocha AM Rio Amazonas Energia SA 85.4 [9][10]
GERA AM Usina Geradora de Energia do Amazonas SA 83 [9][11]
Serra do Navio AP Amapari Energy 22.8 [9]
Sete Lagoas MG Cummins Brasil 66 [9]
Suape-II PE Energética Suape II SA 380 [9]

Nuclear[edit]

Station Community Coordinates Capacity (MW) Year Commissioned Operator Refs
Angra Itaorna Beach 23°00′28″S 44°27′32″W / 23.00778°S 44.45889°W / -23.00778; -44.45889 (Angra Nuclear Power Plant) 2007 1985, 2001 Eletronuclear [12]

Hydroelectric[edit]

Station Community Coordinates Capacity (MW) Status PS Ref
Água Vermelha Dam   19°56′59″S 49°53′54″W / 19.94972°S 49.89833°W / -19.94972; -49.89833 (Agua Vermelha Dam) 1,396 Operational No [13]
Balbina Dam   01°55′02″S 59°28′25″W / 1.91722°S 59.47361°W / -1.91722; -59.47361 (Balbina Dam) 250 Operational No  
Barra Grande Hydroelectric Power Plant Celso Ramos 27°46′36″S 51°11′23″W / 27.77667°S 51.18972°W / -27.77667; -51.18972 (Barra Grande Hydroelectric Power Plant) 708 Operational No  
Belo Monte Dam 03°17′00″S 52°12′00″W / 3.28333°S 52.20000°W / -3.28333; -52.20000 (Belo Monte Dam) 11,233 Under Construction    
Billings Dam 23°47′13″S 46°35′02″W / 23.787°S 46.584°W / -23.787; -46.584 (Billings Dam) 889 Operational No  
Boa Esperança Hydroelectric Power Plant   06°45′00″S 43°44′00″W / 6.75000°S 43.73333°W / -6.75000; -43.73333 (Boa Esperança Hydroelectric Power Station) 237 Operational    
Campos Novos Dam Celso Ramos 27°36′15″S 51°19′35″W / 27.60417°S 51.32639°W / -27.60417; -51.32639 (Campos Novos Dam) 880 Operational    
Capivara Dam Porecatu 22°39′36″S 51°21′28″W / 22.66000°S 51.35778°W / -22.66000; -51.35778 (Capivara Dam) 619 Operational    
Emborcação Dam 18°34′33″S 47°52′37″W / 18.57583°S 47.87694°W / -18.57583; -47.87694 (Emborcação Dam) 1,192 Operational No [14]
Eng Souza Dias (Jupiá) Dam 26°27′00″S 52°40′00″W / 26.45000°S 52.66667°W / -26.45000; -52.66667 (Jupiá Dam) 1,424 Operational No
Bento Munhoz (Foz do Areia) Hydroelectric Plant Foz do Areia 26°00′34″S 51°40′00″W / 26.00944°S 51.66667°W / -26.00944; -51.66667 (Foz do Areia Dam) 1,676 Operational No  
Furnas Dam 20°40′11″S 46°19′05″W / 20.66972°S 46.31806°W / -20.66972; -46.31806 (Furnas Dam) 1,240 Operational No  
Ney Braga (Segredo) Hydroelectric Plant Segredo 25°47′35″S 52°6′47″W / 25.79306°S 52.11306°W / -25.79306; -52.11306 (Segredo Dam) 1,260 Operational No  
José Richa (Salto Caxias) Hydroelectric Plant Salto Caxias 25°32′36″S 53°29′48″W / 25.54333°S 53.49667°W / -25.54333; -53.49667 (Salto Caxias Dam) 1,240 Operational No  
Itá Hydroelectric Power Plant Itá 27°16′38″S 52°23′00″W / 27.27722°S 52.38333°W / -27.27722; -52.38333 (Itá Hydroelectric Power Plant) 1,450 Operational No   
Itaipu Dam Foz do Iguaçu 25°24′30″S 54°35′21″W / 25.40833°S 54.58917°W / -25.40833; -54.58917 (Itaipu Dam) 14,000 Operational  No  
Itumbiara Dam 18°25′00″S 49°13′00″W / 18.41667°S 49.21667°W / -18.41667; -49.21667 (Itumbiara Dam) 2,082 Operational No  
Ilha Solteira Dam Ilha Solteira 20°22′58″S 51°21′44″W / 20.38278°S 51.36222°W / -20.38278; -51.36222 (Ilha Solteira Dam) 3,444 Operational  No
Jaguara Dam Rifaina 20°01′25″S 47°26′01″W / 20.02361°S 47.43361°W / -20.02361; -47.43361 (Jaguara Dam) 424 Operational  No  
Jirau Dam Porto Velho 9°15′0″S 64°24′0″W / 9.25000°S 64.40000°W / -9.25000; -64.40000 (Jirau Dam) 3,300 Under construction    
Juscelino Kubitschek Power Plant (Irapé Dam) Berilo/Grão Mogol 16°44′15″S 42°34′30″W / 16.73750°S 42.57500°W / -16.73750; -42.57500 (Juscelino Kubitschek Power Plant (Irapé Dam)) 360 Operational  
Luiz Barreto Dam Passos, Minas Gerais 20°9′10″S 47°16′51″W / 20.15278°S 47.28083°W / -20.15278; -47.28083 (Estreito Dam) 1,050 Operational  No  
Luiz Gonzaga Dam Petrolândia 9°8′38″S 38°18′48″W / 9.14389°S 38.31333°W / -9.14389; -38.31333 (Luis Gonzaga Dam) 1,479 Operational  No  
Machadinho Hydroelectric Power Plant Machadinho 27°31′31″S 51°47′07″W / 27.52528°S 51.78528°W / -27.52528; -51.78528 (Machadinho Hydroelectric Power Plant) 1,140 Operational  No  
Marimbondo Dam 20°46′28″S 49°21′20″W / 20.77444°S 49.35556°W / -20.77444; -49.35556 (Marimbondo Dam) 1,440 Operational No  
Miranda Dam Uberlandia 18°54′46″S 48°02′23″W / 18.91278°S 48.03972°W / -18.91278; -48.03972 (Miranda Dam) 408 Operational No  
Paulo Afonso Hydroelectric Complex Paulo Afonso 9°23′49″S 38°12′08″W / 9.39694°S 38.20222°W / -9.39694; -38.20222 (Luis Gonzaga Dam) 4,279 (5 total) Operational  No  
Peixotos Dam Delfinópolis 20°17′05″S 47°03′49″W / 20.28472°S 47.06361°W / -20.28472; -47.06361 (Peixotos Dam) 476 Operational    
Porto Primavera Dam 15°34′45″S 56°05′49″W / 15.57917°S 56.09694°W / -15.57917; -56.09694 (Porto Primavera Dam) 1,540 Operational No  
Salto Santiago Hydroelectric Power Plant Santiago 25°37′04″S 52°36′48″W / 25.61778°S 52.61333°W / -25.61778; -52.61333 (Salto Santiago Dam) 1,420 Operational No  
Salto Osório Hydroelectric Power Plant Salto Osório 25°32′06″S 53°00′33″W / 25.53500°S 53.00917°W / -25.53500; -53.00917 (Salto Osorio Dam) 1,078 Operational No  
Santo Antonio Dam Porto Velho 8°48′6″S 63°57′3″W / 8.80167°S 63.95083°W / -8.80167; -63.95083 (Santo Antonio Dam) 3,150 Operational    
São Simão Dam 18°59′03″S 50°31′08″W / 18.98417°S 50.51889°W / -18.98417; -50.51889 (São Simão Dam) 1,710 Operational No  
Segredo Dam 25°47′35″S 52°6′47″W / 25.79306°S 52.11306°W / -25.79306; -52.11306 (Segredo Dam) 1,280 Operational No  
Serra da Mesa Hydroelectric Power Station 24°58′23″S 53°28′19″W / 24.97306°S 53.47194°W / -24.97306; -53.47194 (Serra da Mesa Dam) 1,275 Operational No  [15]
Simplício Hydroelectric Complex (Anta Dam) 22°2′3″S 43°0′3″W / 22.03417°S 43.00083°W / -22.03417; -43.00083 (Simplício Hydroelectric Complex) 333.7 Under construction    
Sobradinho Dam Sobradinho 9°25′57″S 40°49′41″W / 9.432403°S 40.828157°W / -9.432403; -40.828157 (Sobradinho Dam) 1,050 Operational  No  
Teles Pires Dam Mato Grosso 9°20′26″S 56°46′37″W / 9.34056°S 56.77694°W / -9.34056; -56.77694 (Teles Pires Dam) 1,820 Under Construction    
Três Marias Dam Três Marias 18°12′51″S 45°15′46″W / 18.21417°S 45.26278°W / -18.21417; -45.26278 (Três Marias Dam) 387 Operational  No  
Tucuruí Dam Tucuruí 03°49′54″S 49°38′48″W / 3.83167°S 49.64667°W / -3.83167; -49.64667 (Tucurui Dam) 7,960 Operational  No  
Volta Grande Dam Água Comprida 20°01′56″S 48°13′17″W / 20.03222°S 48.22139°W / -20.03222; -48.22139 (Volta Grande Dam) 380 Operational  No  
Xingó Dam Piranhas 9°37′14″S 37°47′34″W / 9.62056°S 37.79278°W / -9.62056; -37.79278 (Xingó Dam) 3,162 Operational    

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Charqueadas Coal Power Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 21 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Gas- and Oil-fired Plants in Brazil". Gallery. Power Plants Around The World. 19 March 2011. Retrieved 21 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "Campos Thermal Power Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 21 March 2014. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "CCGT Plants in Brazil". Gallery. Power Plants Around The World. 30 March 2013. Retrieved 21 March 2014. 
  6. ^ "Aureliano Chaves (Ibirite) CCGT Power Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 21 March 2014. 
  7. ^ "Barbosa Lima Sobrinho Gas Power Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 22 March 2014. 
  8. ^ "Camacari CHESF OCGT Power Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 21 March 2014. 
  9. ^ a b c d e f "Diesel and Gas-Engine Plants in Brazil". Gallery. Power Plants Around The World. 10 December 2013. Retrieved 22 March 2014. 
  10. ^ "Cristiano Rocha Oil Power Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 22 March 2014. 
  11. ^ "Ponta Negra (GERA) Oil Power Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 22 March 2014. 
  12. ^ "Angra Nuclear Power Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 21 March 2014. 
  13. ^ Hydroelectric power stations in Sao Paulo, Brazil, retrieved 2010-03-23 
  14. ^ Hydroelectric power stations in Minas Gerais, Brazil, retrieved 2010-03-23 
  15. ^ Serra da Mesa Hydroelectric Power Station, retrieved 2010-03-23