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
  • Gross generating capacity (retired): 1000 MW
    • Unit 1: Coal-and-oil-fired, 250 MW[1] (operated from 1963 - 2000)
    • Unit 2: Coal-and-oil-fired, 250 MW[1] (operated from 1963 - 2013)
    • Unit 3: Coal-and-oil-fired, 250 MW[1] (operated from 1963 - 2014)
    • Unit 4: Coal-and-oil-fired, 250 MW[1] (operated from 1963 - 2014)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
  • Coal Source: Imported
  • Source of financing:

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Coal-Fired Plants in France," Industcards, accessed April 2016
  2. "Blénod Thermal Power Plant France," GEO, accessed April 2016
  3. "G7 coal phase out: France," E3G, Sep 15, 2015
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Présentation de la centrale à Cycle Combiné Gaz de Blénod | EDF Thermique
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 17W100P100P0173E accessed November 2019
  6. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 17W100P100P0173E accessed October 2021
  7. "Registre national des installations de production et de stockage d'électricité (au 31/01/2022) - data.gouv.fr". www.data.gouv.fr (in français). Retrieved 2022-05-22.

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