Tioxide Calais power station

From Global Energy Monitor
Part of the Global Gas Plant Tracker, a Global Energy Monitor and Center for Media and Democracy project.

Tioxide Calais power station, also known as Enersol Tioxide power station, is a 45-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the department of Pas-de-Calais, France.

Location

The map below shows the location of the power station in Calais, the department of Pas-de-Calais, France.

Loading map...

Background

Huntsman Corporation closed their Calais plant in 2017.[1][2][3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Tioxide Europe SAS [4]
  • Parent company: Huntsman Tioxide[5][2]
  • Location: Calais, the department of Pas-de-Calais, France
  • Coordinates: 50.966948, 1.878489 (exact)[6]
  • Gross generating capacity (retired): 45 MW
    • Gas-fired[7] combined cycle[8], 45 MW[7] (start-up in 2000)[8]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. Calais: les ex-Tioxide devant la justice pour contester leur licenciement par Huntsman, La Voix du Nord, Oct 28, 2020
  2. 2.0 2.1 Huntsman fermera Tioxide à Calais, Info Chimie, Mar 24, 2017
  3. Huntsman to close remaining operations at its plant in Calais, France, Asia Paper Markets, Mar 27, 2017
  4. Tioxide Europe, Sulphuric Acid on the Web, Jun 2, 2009
  5. Tioxide Calais Wikipedia, accessed December 2019
  6. Google Maps accessed January 2020
  7. 7.0 7.1 Enersol Tioxide power plant
  8. 8.0 8.1 World Electric Power Plants database S&P Global Platts, June 2019