Bergen op Zoom GE power station

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Bergen op Zoom GE power station is an operating power station of at least 77-megawatts (MW) in Bergen Op Zoom, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Bergen op Zoom GE power station Bergen Op Zoom, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands 51.495, 4.29167 (exact)

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 2, Unit 1: 51.495, 4.29167

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 2 operating[1] gas[1] 40[1] gas turbine[1] yes[1]
Unit 1 operating[2] gas[3] 37[3] gas turbine[3] yes[3] 1984[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 Parent
Unit 2 GE Plastics General Electric Co
Unit 1 GE Plastics General Electric Co

Project-level captive use details

  • Captive industry use (heat or power): both
  • Captive industry: Chemicals


There are two cogenerators at Bergen op Zoom GE power station, as of 2020, one is operational and the other is serving as a backup.[4]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on January 13, 2022. Retrieved July 13, 2022.
  2. Archived from the original on 2022-09-21. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
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  4. Muller; Mooij (October 12, 2021). "Decarbonisation options for the Dutch polycarbonate industry" (PDF). Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency. Retrieved November 30, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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