Berlin-Marzahn power station

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Berlin-Marzahn power station is an operating power station of at least 267-megawatts (MW) in Berlin, Germany.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Berlin-Marzahn power station Berlin, Berlin, Germany 52.51862, 13.37619 (exact)[1]

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

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1: 52.51862, 13.37619

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating[2] fossil gas - natural gas[3][2] 267[2] combined cycle[2] 2020[4]

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 Vattenfall Wärme AG [100.0%]


The plant was under construction as of October 2019.[5] Vattenfall announced the commissioning in June of 2020.[6] According to Siemens, the new gas-fired turbines are able to use up to 30% hydrogen in their mix of fuels.[7]

Articles and Resources


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  5. "Combined Heat and Power Marzahn", Siemens, accessed November 2, 2019.
  6. Vattenfall commissions Berlin-Marzahn combined heat and power plant, NS Energy, Jun 4, 2020
  7. "SGT5-2000E | E-class Gas Turbine | Gas Turbines | Manufacturer | Siemens Energy Global". Global Website. Retrieved 2022-04-28.

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