Enecogen power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Enecogen power station is a 840 MW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) station in Pistoolhaven in Rotterdam's Europoort industrial area, Netherlands.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the power station in Rotterdam harbor.

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Background

The power station is owned by Enecogen, a partnership between utilities Eneco Energie and Dong Energy, each with a 50% stake. Construction of the plant started in May 2009 and began commercial operation in late 2011.[1]

C.Gen originally planned for the power station to be fueled by coal.[citation needed]

Project Details of coal plant

  • Sponsor: Eneco Energy and Dong Energy[2]
  • Parent company: N.V. Eneco Beheer[3] and Belsize Power Holdings B.V.[4]
  • Developer:
  • Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Coordinates: 51.957, 4.0916 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 840 MW
    • Unit U10: Gas-fired combined cycle, 422 MW (start-up in 2011)
    • Unit U20: Gas-fired combined cycle, 422 MW (start-up in 2011)
  • Start date: 2011
  • Source of financing:

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References

  1. "Enecogen CCGT Power Station, Netherlands," Power-technology.com, accessed Feb 2013.
  2. "Enecogen, cleanest gas plant in The Netherlands, now officially operational". Eneco. January 19, 2012.
  3. "N.V. Eneco Beheer". Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation. Retrieved February 4, 2020.
  4. "Belsize Power Holdings B.V." Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation. Retrieved February 4, 2020.

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