Chile power

GEC-Alsthom has won large power generation contracts in northern Chile. The main task, charged at £132m, is to build Chile’s largest station, a 740MW gas fired combined cycle plant. The plant, along with another supplied by GEC-Alsthom, is scheduled for operation in 1999. Turbines and generating equipment are to be made in the UK, France […]

GEC-Alsthom has won large power generation contracts in northern Chile. The main task, charged at £132m, is to build Chile’s largest station, a 740MW gas fired combined cycle plant. The plant, along with another supplied by GEC-Alsthom, is scheduled for operation in 1999. Turbines and generating equipment are to be made in the UK, France and Canada.