Avon power station

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Avon power station was a proposed 670-megawatt (MW) diesel and natural gas power station, which has been shelved, in KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa.

Location

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Project Details

  • Owner: Avon & Dedisa Peaking Power [100%][1][2]
  • Parent: Engie SA [38%]; Legend Power Solutions [27%]; Mitsui & Co Ltd [25%]; The Peaker Trust [10%][3][4][5][2]
  • Location: Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Coordinates: -29.4189, 31.1577 (exact)[6]
  • Gross generating capacity (shelved): 670 MW
    • Unit 1: Natural gas and diesel[1][3][7] combined cycle[3], 670 MW[1] (start-up in 2016)[8]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Release, Press. "Avon Peaking Power, South Africa's Largest IPP, Reaches Commercial Operation Adding 670 MW to the National Grid". POWER Magazine. Archived from the original on September 7, 2021. Retrieved January 29, 2022.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Dedisa Peaking Power in Port Elizabeth starts commercial operation - The plant adds 335 MW power to the national transmission system, in the Eastern Cape Province". Electric Energy Online. Archived from the original on September 20, 2021. Retrieved January 29, 2022.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "uas.engie.com/content/uploads/sites/8/2016/07/297x195_ENGIE_Brochure_SouthAfrica_2015.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on September 7, 2021.
  4. "www.peakers.com/legend.html". Archived from the original on September 7, 2021.
  5. "www.peakers.com/peaker.html". Archived from the original on February 16, 2020.
  6. Google Maps
  7. "Avon and Dedisa Peaking Power Investment - Hulisani Investment Opportunity - SA". September 1, 2019. Archived from the original on September 7, 2021. Retrieved January 29, 2022.
  8. "peakers.com/avon.html". Archived from the original on September 7, 2021.