Candela power station

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Candela power station is a 401-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the province of Foggia, Italy.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Candela, the province of Foggia, Italy.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Edison SpA[1]
  • Parent company: Electricite de France[2]
  • Location: Candela, the province of Foggia, Italy
  • Coordinates: 41.2014, 15.4762 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 401 MW
    • Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[5], 401 MW[4] (start-up in 2005)[6]

Articles and Resources


  1. Candela thermoelectric | Edison
  2. Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) 549300X3UK4GG3FNMO06 Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation, accessed January 2020
  3. Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1002858 World Resources Institute, June 2019
  4. 4.0 4.1 ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 26WUUUUCANDELA1R accessed November 2019
  5. FRESNA (FIAS Renewable Energy Systems & Network Analysis) version 4.1 (July 2019)
  6. Open Power Plants Database, ID g_26WUUUUCANDELA1R European Commission Joint Research Centre, version 0.91