Biblis power station

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Biblis power station is a 300-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the state of Hessen, Germany.[1]

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the power station in Biblis, the state of Hessen, Germany.

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Background

RWE will build a gas turbine peaker power plant using GE's modular LM2500 aeroderivative gas turbines on a lot outside of its decommissioned nuclear power plant.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: RWE Generation SE[2]
  • Parent company: RWE Aktiengesellschaft[3]
  • Location: Biblis, the state of Hessen, Germany
  • Coordinates: 49.7092064, 8.4069763 (approximate)[1]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 300 MW
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 2: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 4: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 5: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 6: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 7: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 8: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 9: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 10: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 11: Gas-fired[2] gas turbine[2], 27 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]

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