Bucharest-Sud power station

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Bucharest-Sud power station is a 200-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Bucuresti County, Romania.

Location

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Background

In the "2021-2030 Integrated National Energy and Climate Plan" the Energy Ministry plans to invest in a new combined-cycle unit at the site.[1] ELCEN also reported plans to refurbish the plant.[2]

According to ENTSOE and Transelectrica, as of 2021, only units 3 and 4 are operating.[3][4] [5]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Electrocentrale Bucureşti SA[6]
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Bucharest, Bucuresti County, Romania
  • Coordinates: 44.4233, 25.9790 (exact)[7]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 200 MW
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[8] steam turbine[6] with CHP[6], 100 MW[9] (start-up in 1966)[10]
    • Unit 4: Gas-fired[8] steam turbine[6] with CHP[6], 100 MW[9] (start-up in 1966)[10]
  • Gross generating capacity (mothballed): 350 MW
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[8] steam turbine[6] with CHP[6], 50 MW[6] (start-up in 1965, mothballed since an unknown date)[10]
    • Unit 2: Gas-fired[8] steam turbine[6] with CHP[6], 50 MW[6] (start-up in 1966, mothballed since an unknown date)[10]
    • Unit 5: Gas-fired[8] steam turbine[6] with CHP[6], 125 MW[6] (operated 1975-2017)[10][11]
    • Unit 6: Gas-fired[8] steam turbine[6] with CHP[6], 125 MW[6] (operated 1975-2015)[10][12]
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 100 MW
    • Unit 7: Gas-fired combined-cycle with CHP[1], 200 MW (start-up not found)[13]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The 2021-2030 Integrated National Energy and Climate Plan, Romanian Energy Ministry, Apr 2020
  2. ELCEN plans three cogeneration projects in Bucharest, will start the procedures for CTE Sud, Energynomics, Dec 19, 2019
  3. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 30WELCEBUCU3---2 accessed October 2021
  4. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 30WELCEBUCU4---Y, accessed October 2021
  5. C.N.T.E.E. TRANSELECTRICA S.A. (2021). "TOTAL AND AVAILABLE INSTALLED GENERATION CAPACITY FOR EACH DISPATCHABLE UNIT, PER PRIMARY SOURCES OF ENERGY". transelectrica. Retrieved December 23, 2021.
  6. 6.00 6.01 6.02 6.03 6.04 6.05 6.06 6.07 6.08 6.09 6.10 6.11 6.12 6.13 6.14 6.15 6.16 Elcen, accessed December 2019
  7. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1019107 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 World Electric Power Plants database S&P Global Platts, June 2019
  9. 9.0 9.1 C.N.T.E.E. TRANSELECTRICA S.A. (2021). "TOTAL AND AVAILABLE INSTALLED GENERATION CAPACITY FOR EACH DISPATCHABLE UNIT, PER PRIMARY SOURCES OF ENERGY". transelectrica. Retrieved December 23, 2021.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 "Electrocentrale Bucuresti | ROEC Romania Energy Center". Romania Energy Center. Retrieved 2021-12-23.
  11. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 30WELCEBUCU5---T accessed October 2021
  12. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 30WELCEBUCU6---O accessed October 2021
  13. Elcen, despre căldura din București: În această iarnă vom trece prin management de criză, Hot News - Economie, Oct 8, 2020