Bucharest Progresu power station

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

Location

The map below shows the location of the power station in Bucharest, Bucharest 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, Bucharest County, Romania
  • Coordinates: 44.3717, 26.1063 (exact)[4]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 200 MW
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[5] with CHP[5], 50 MW[4] (start-up in 1987)[5]
    • Unit 2: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[5] with CHP[5], 50 MW[4] (start-up in 1987)[5]
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[5] with CHP[5], 50 MW[4] (start-up in 1987)[5]
    • Unit 4: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[5] with CHP[5], 50 MW[4] (start-up in 1987)[5]
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 100 MW
    • Unit 5: Gas-fired combined cycle with CHP, 100 MW[6] (start-up year not found)[1]

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. CTE Progresu, ELCON, accessed Apr 8 2021
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.8 Progresu Power Station Wikipedia, accessed December 2019
  5. 5.00 5.01 5.02 5.03 5.04 5.05 5.06 5.07 5.08 5.09 5.10 5.11 Elcen, accessed December 2019
  6. Status of National Power System, Energy Industry Review, Feb 25, 2020