Blenod power station

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Blenod power station is a 427-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the department of Meurthe-et-Moselle, France.

Location

The undated satellite below shows the plant in Blénod-lès-Pont-à-Mousson, Nancy.

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Background

The power station originally consisted of four 250 MW units, fueled by coal and oil and commissioned in 1963 to 1969. Unit 1 was retired in 2000.[1][2]

Unit 2 was retired in 2013, and units 3-4 in 2014.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: EDF[4]
  • Parent company: Electricite de France[4]
  • Developer:
  • Location: Blénod-lès-Pont-à-Mousson, Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle, France
  • Coordinates: 48.869091, 6.080033 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 427 MW
    • Gas-fired[5] combined cycle[5], 427 MW[5] (start-up in 2011)[4]
  • Start date: 1963-1969
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
  • Coal Source: Imported
  • Source of financing:

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