Erfurt-Ost power station

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Erfurt-Ost power station is an operating power station of at least 115-megawatts (MW) in Erfurt, Thüringen, Germany.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Erfurt-Ost power station Erfurt, Thüringen, Germany 51.0172, 11.0402 (exact)[1]

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

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit CC1: 51.01723, 11.04015
  • Unit GT3: 51.01723, 11.04015

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit CC1 operating[2] gas[2] 82 MW[3][2] combined cycle[2] yes[3] - -
Unit GT3 operating[2] gas[2] 33 MW[3][2] combined cycle[2] yes[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 CC1 SWE Energie GmbH SWE Stadtwerke Erfurt GmbH
Unit GT3 SWE Energie GmbH SWE Stadtwerke Erfurt GmbH

Articles and Resources


  1. Archived from the original on 2022-12-06. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 "Bundesnetzagentur - Kraftwerksliste". Archived from the original on May 19, 2022. Retrieved July 13, 2022.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

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