Overview

Our Guadeloupe plant consists of four 5.1 MW units burning heavy fuel oil. Its output meets approximately 9% of the island’s electricity demand. ContourGlobal acquired this plant along with another thermo power plant in Saint Martin in 2010 to serve as baseload facilities for Electricité de France (EDF), the electricity provider to both islands. The plant consists of 20.4 MW, 4 x SEMT Pielstick 16 PA6 B Engines (5.12 MW each), diesel engines operating with heavy fuel oil  and it is long term contract with EDF for its total output until 2020.