Saltillo Power Plant

Located in the capital of the state of Coahuila, in northeastern Mexico.

The Saltillo Power Plant is a combined cycle power plant, with low carbon footprint combustion technology. It has a natural gas turbine, a three-pressure heat recovery system and a steam turbine. It also has a dry condensing system that minimizes the plant's water consumption.



  • Nominal generating capacity of 247.5 MW
  • Commercial operation as of November 19, 2001
  • Siemens hybrid combustion turbine that uses natural gas as the main fuel and can also operate on diesel fuel
  • Nooter/Eriksen Heat Recovery Devices
  • Alstom Steam Turbine