Bussi power station

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Bussi power station is an operating power station of at least 122-megawatts (MW) in Bussi Officine, Pescara, Italy.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Bussi power station Bussi Officine, Pescara, Italy 42.2002, 13.8398 (exact)[1]

The map below shows the exact location of the power station.

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1: 42.2002, 13.8398

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating[2] fossil gas - natural gas[3] 122[3] combined cycle[3] 1994[3]

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit 1 Edison SpA [100.0%]

Project-level captive use details

  • Captive industry use (heat or power): chemicals[3]
  • Captive industry: Heat[3]


The power station uses cogeneration technology to generate electricity and steam. The electricity flows into the GSE grid, while heat from the process is supplied to Solvay's Solexis production site.[4]

Articles and Resources


  1. https://web.archive.org/web/20230103182122/https://datasets.wri.org/dataset/globalpowerplantdatabase. Archived from the original on 03 January 2023. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20221107230119/https://transparency.entsoe.eu/. Archived from the original on 07 November 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 https://web.archive.org/web/20150405042545/http://www.edison.it:80/en/bussi-thermoelectric-power-plant. Archived from the original on 05 April 2015. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. "Bussi thermoelectric power plant". Edison. Retrieved 2022-05-04.

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