Craiova II power station
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The Craiova II Power Station is a 300-megawatt (MW) thermal power station located in Craiova, Romania, owned by Termoelectrica's Sc Electrocentrale Bucuresti.
The undated satellite photo below shows the power station in Craiova.
However, as of 2015 there are no news of the plan, which appears to have been abandoned.
Coal ash spill
In December 2013, a coal ash deposit belonging to the Oltenia Energy Complex flooded 15 hectares of agricultural lands and 10 households in the Submaidane area of the Turceni and Ionesti settlements.
- Sponsor: CE Oltenia
- Parent company:
- Location: Craiova, Dolj, Romania
- Coordinates: 44.343502, 23.814184 (exact)
- Status: Announced
- Unit 1: Operating
- Unit 2: Operating
- Unit 3: Cancelled
- Unit 1: 150 MW
- Unit 2: 150 MW
- Unit 3: 150 MW
- Start date:
- Coal Type: Hard coal
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Resources and articles
- "Cele mai mari termocentrale din Romania"
- [www.coalmap.eu/downloads/European-coal-map-complete.pdf "European Coal Map,"] CAN, 2015
- "The study for the power plant in Rovinari to be ready this autumn," Romania Scout, May 22, 2013.
- "CE Craiova vrea o noua termocentrala," Gazete de Sud, Dec 1, 2008
- "The Article 10C Application of Romania, Bankwatch, Feb. 21, 2012
- "The future is ash-grey for people in Turceni, Romania," Bankwatch, Sep. 9, 2014.