Brindisi Nord power station
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Brindisi Nord power station is a 640-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Apulia, Italy.
The map below shows the location of the plant in Brindisi.
Background on Plant
Brindisi Nord power station was a four-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,280 MW. The four units were completed between 1969 and 1979. Units 1-2 were retired in 2008. Units 3-4 are on standby while the plant seeks a new permit to co-fire coal and municipal waste at unit 3. The plant is owned by EDF Group, A2A, Alpiq, and IRIDE Group.
- Sponsor: Edipower SpA
- Parent company: EDF Group, A2A, Alpiq, and IRIDE Group
- Location: Brindisi, Apulia, Italy
- Coordinates: 40.644119, 17.980801 (exact)
- Status: Operating (standby)
- Gross capacity: 640 MW (Units 1&2: 340 MW)
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 1979
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