Cassano D'Adda power station

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Cassano D'Adda power station is an operating power station of at least 848-megawatts (MW) in Cassano d'Adda, Milan, Italy with multiple units, some of which are not currently operating.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Cassano D'Adda power station Cassano d'Adda, Milan, Italy 45.5115, 9.5098 (exact)[1]

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

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit CC: 45.5115, 9.5098
  • Unit IC 1-6: 45.5115, 9.5098

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit CC operating[2] gas[3] 848 MW[3] combined cycle[3] yes[3] - -
Unit IC 1-6 construction[4][5] gas[3] 108 MW[6][3] internal combustion combined cycle[5] yes[7] - -

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 Parent
Unit CC A2A SpA A2A SpA
Unit IC 1-6 A2A SpA A2A SpA


In February, 2022, Legambiet protested the proposed expansion of the power plant.[5] However, the contract for the 110 MW expansion was awarded to Wartsila for the provision of gas-fired engines.

Articles and Resources


  1. "Global Power Plant Database - Data - World Resources Institute". Archived from the original on July 3, 2022. Retrieved July 13, 2022.
  2. "ENTSO-E Transparency Platform". Archived from the original on January 14, 2022. Retrieved January 20, 2022.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Archived from the original on 2022-10-03. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
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  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Archived from the original on 2022-05-27. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help) Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "ref_4" defined multiple times with different content
  6. Archived from the original on 2023-03-23. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. Archived from the original on 2022-10-07. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

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