Alto Garda power station

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Alto Garda power station is a retired power station in Riva del Garda, Trento, Italy.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Alto Garda power station Riva del Garda, Trento, Italy 45.886876, 10.8533384 (exact)[1]

The map below shows the exact location of the power station.

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1: 45.886876, 10.8533384

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 retired[1] fossil gas - natural gas[2] 55[2] combined cycle[3] 2008[3]

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit 1 Alto Garda Power [100.0%]

Project-level captive use details

  • Captive industry use (heat or power): pulp & paper[4]
  • Captive industry: Both[4]


A feasibility study reviewing the areas energy need was completed in 2004. In 2006, the Alto Garda Power company was established and it proposed the Alto Garda power station to the city that same year. Excavations began in 2007 and the plant began production of heat and steam in 2008.[5]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 Archived from the original on 07 November 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Archived from the original on 20 September 2021. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 (PDF) Archived from the original (PDF) on 03 October 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Archived from the original on 23 January 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. Di Blas, Antonio (2021). "DICHIARAZIONE AMBIENTALE 2019-2022 ALTO GARDA POWER S.r.l." (PDF). Alto Garda Power. Retrieved October 18, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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