Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) will extend a line pipe from which gas comes TexasAmerica and will join oralto supply energy to the peninsula of yucatan and maya train, informed the Director General of the said organization, Manuel Bartlett.
will also be made twin combined cycle plant and 53 electrical infrastructure works will be done delusional tendencyHe added during the morning press conference National Palace.
According to Bartlett, this would double or triple the amount of gas employed with the old pipeline system.
During the morning, CFE announced that it would build two combined cycle plants in Mérida and Valladolid. Together they will have a generation capacity of 1,519 MW and will be added to the existing generation capacity, which will reach 4,521 MW. It seeks to guarantee the availability of electricity to the entire peninsula, the agency stressed.
In addition, it will be interconnected and expanded from the old gas pipeline on the mean with him National Gas Pipeline System, According to the commission, this will increase the availability of gas a 400%. will last Cancun in the medium term, to eventually replace the use of fuel oil and diesel All power plants in the region by natural gas
In partnership with TC Energia, the Puerta al Sureste sea gas pipeline is also being developed, which will carry imported gas from Texas to the region Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz why Paradise, Tabasco, With both, hydrocarbons would be transported to the peninsula.
Finally, in connection with the construction of the Maya train, works are being carried out for the construction of 53 electrical infrastructure Seven tractor substations. These will be located along kilometer 690 and will connect the train to the electricity grid.
Will install CFE to bring power to 170 essential services on train 556 kilometer high voltage lines and 5 thousand 563 posts. In addition, it will increase the capacity of the Kanasín, Tulum and Insurgentes electrical substations.
Finally, you will build Nachi Kokom Photovoltaic Plantwhose production capacity will be 7.5 MWTo provide power to public transport connected by two train stations.
As per CFE, in Section 3, the project has been invested 151 billion pesos.
For his part, the governor of Yucatan, Mauricio Villareiterated that the combined cycle plants would supply power to the State for the next 25 to 30 years.