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  • Who: Cerro Prieto Geothermal Power Station

  • What: Most powerful geothermal power station

  • Where: Mexico

The Cerro Prieto Geothermal Power Station in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, consists of five separate geothermal powerhouses, the first of which was commissioned in 1973. The total power generating capacity of this plant is 720 MW. Plans are underway to increase the electricity production to 820 MW.


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