Brazilian power holding company EDB and mining company MPX Mineração e Energia Energia hold equal shares in the 720MW Pecém I thermo plant project. The facility will use two 360MW pulverized coal-fired units. The coal will come from MPX's mines in Colombia. The initiative, together with the MPX Pecém II project, should generate some 8,000 direct and indirect jobs.
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|Short names||UTE Porto do Pecém I|
|Primary activities, subsector||Electric Power|
|Secondary activities||Thermo/combined cycle generation|