Venezuela's PDVSA fixes Anzoátegui thermo plant

Monday, October 20, 2014

Venezuelan state oil firm PDVSA completed maintenance and repair work on the second unit of the 250MW thermoelectric plant Alberto Lovera in northeastern Anzoátegui state, PDVSA said in a release.

Work on the TG-2 turbogenerator unit took 15 days and was carried out by personnel from PDVSA's nearby Puerto La Cruz oil refinery.

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TG-2's capacity now stands at 150MW, which is expected to benefit more than 600,000 families in the region, Puerto La Cruz's operations manager Luis Souki said.

Puerto La Cruz powers itself with its own 42MW plant, alleviating consumption on Venezuela's national SEN grid, Souki added.