Bucharest-Sud power station

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Bucharest-Sud power station is a 550-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Bucuresti County, Romania.

Location

The map below shows the location of the power station in Bucharest, Bucuresti County, Romania.

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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]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Electrocentrale Bucureşti SA[3]
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Bucharest, Bucuresti County, Romania
  • Coordinates: 44.4233, 25.9790 (exact)[4]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 550 MW
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[5] steam turbine[3] with CHP[3], 50 MW[3] (start-up in 1965)[5]
    • Unit 2: Gas-fired[5] steam turbine[3] with CHP[3], 50 MW[3] (start-up in 1966)[5]
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[5] steam turbine[3] with CHP[3], 100 MW[3] (start-up in 1967)[5]
    • Unit 4: Gas-fired[5] steam turbine[3] with CHP[3], 100 MW[3] (start-up in 1967)[5]
    • Unit 5: Gas-fired[5] steam turbine[3] with CHP[3], 125 MW[3] (start-up in 1975)[5]
    • Unit 6: Gas-fired[5] steam turbine[3] with CHP[3], 125 MW[3] (start-up in 1975)[5]
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 100 MW
    • Unit 7: Gas-fired combined-cycle with CHP[1], 200 MW (start-up not found)[6]

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