Fenosa awards $600 million contract for Guatemala power plant construction

Spain's Unión Fenosa has awarded a $600 million contract for the construction of a 200-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Guatemala to Jaguar Energy, a local unit of Ashdown Energy International.

Wednesday, May 7, 2008

Fenosa said in a statement that the new plant would enable its distributors in Guatemala to ensure power supplies in the long term.

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$720 million for coal plant in Guatemala

October 2008

Ashmore Energy International (AEI) will invest $750 million to construct a coal energy plant in Guatemala.

With this investment the company hopes to produce 300 megawatts which will be in addition to the 234 megawatts being produced, making the total produced by the company 534 megawatts.

Guatemala Begins Construction of Electric Power Plant

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The Energy Minister informed that the construction of Jaguar Energy power plant will begin in the next months.

It will take 40 months and $700 million to build, and will generate 300 MW when ready. It will be developed by AEI, an international corporation focused on energy projects.

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Jaguar Energy, from AEI, began construction of a 700 million solid fuel fired power generation facility near Port Quetzal.

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Installation of Micro Power Plants Proposed in Honduras

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The National Institute of Forest Conservation is proposing the implementation of fifty, to encourage sustainable use of land.

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