Basic details

Name: Soto de Ribera Thermal Power Station
Description: Soto de Ribera Thermal Power Station is located in Soto de Ribera Council (Asturias), downstream from the confluence of the rivers Nalón and Caudal at 7 km. from Oviedo.
It is made up of two units that generate energy using coal as fuel: SOTO 2, 254 MW of power (1967); and SOTO 3, 361 MW of power (1984). It is also made of two new combined cyclo power sets, Soto 4 and Soto 5, which use natural gas as main fuel. Their power is of 432 and 434 MW respectively.
El Ministry of Industry approved the closure of the Group I in November 2007, after 40 years of life.

Additional information

  • Type: Industrial
  • Characteristics: Other
  • Accessibility for disabled:
  • Opening dates: All year
  • Opening hours:
    • Mornings, from 08:00 to 14:00
    • Afternoon, from 14:00 to 20:00

Contact details


Soto De Ribera 33172 Ribera de Arriba Soto De Ribera

telefono 985796001


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