Escombreras Iberdrola power station

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Escombreras Iberdrola power station is a 816-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the province of Murcia, Spain.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Cartagena, the province of Murcia, Spain.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Iberdrola SA[1]
  • Parent company: Iberdrola SA[2]
  • Location: Cartagena, the province of Murcia, Spain
  • Coordinates: 37.5647, -0.9513 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 816 MW
    • Unit 6: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[5], 816 MW[6] (start-up in 2006)[3]

Articles and Resources


  1. Iberdrola Worldwide - Iberdrola
  2. Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) 5QK37QC7NWOJ8D7WVQ45 Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation, accessed January 2020
  3. 3.0 3.1 Open Power System Data December 2018
  4. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 18WESC6TG1-12-CL, 18WESC6TG2-12-CE, 18WESC6TV-123-C5 accessed November 2019
  5. Spanish Electricity System 2018 Report Red Eléctrica de España, August 1, 2019
  6. Red Eléctrica de España (July 15, 2021). "Spanish Electricity System 2020 Report: Electrical energy generation". REE corporate website. Retrieved November 18, 2021.