Cuba Will Build The Country's Largest Diesel Power Plant.

- Jan 17, 2018-

Cuba will build the country's largest diesel generator plant near the cienfuegos refinery, with an installed capacity of 84 megawatts, the Cuba debate network and the Latin American news agency reported on December 26.

Ancient power industry representatives, said in response to the nation's electricity demand is growing, the government plans to 2023, in the ark lala, pinar del Rio, matanzas and central cienfuegos, four began into diesel power plants, power will have a total capacity of 200 megawatts (mw).

The representative also noted that sienfuegos is located in central Cuba, where the diesel power plant is located to provide electricity to the east and west to reduce transmission losses over long distances.At the same time, the power plant is adjacent to the refinery, which can reduce the transportation cost of raw materials.In addition, the plant will use the world's leading MTU diesel power generation technology to further improve the efficiency of electricity generation, and its advanced mufflers and exhaust devices will significantly reduce environmental pollution.

In the first quarter of next year, cienfuegos diesel power plants are expected to be gradually connected to the national grid, and the overall delivery of the project will be realized in November 2018.