Cologno Monzese power station

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Cologno Monzese power station is an operating power station of at least 50-megawatts (MW) in Cologno Monzese, Milan, Italy.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Cologno Monzese power station Cologno Monzese, Milan, Italy 45.53356, 9.26311 (approximate)[1]

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Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating[2] gas[1] 50[1] combined cycle[1] yes[2] 1998[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 Parent
Unit 1 Edison SpA[1] Électricité de France (EDF) SA [100.0%]

Project-level captive use details

  • Captive industry use (heat or power): heat[2]
  • Captive industry: Pulp & Paper[2]


This is a combined cycle thermoelectric power plant, with an overall installed capacity of about 50 MW (full condensation, under reference conditions), co-generating steam for the paper mill Cartiera di Cologno Spa and for Italgas Spa, which provides teleheating services to the Municipality of Cologno Monzese.[4]

Articles and Resources


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  4. Cologno Monzese thermoelectric power plant | Edison

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