Grangemouth power station

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Grangemouth power station is a 145-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Stirling County, United Kingdom.

Location

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Background

In 2019 Fluor was awarded the EPC contract for Ineos's new cogeneration plant (unit NEP, or New Energy Plant).[1] Once operational the plant will replace the power and steam provided by 40+ year old units B and C.[2] It is sited adjacent (directly west) of the existing unit 1.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Ineos[4]
  • Parent company: Ineos Group[5]
  • Location: Grangemouth, Stirling County, United Kingdom
  • Coordinates: 56.01099, -3.69513 (exact)[6]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 145 MW
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[7] combined cycle[8] with CHP[4], 145 MW[4] (start-up in 2001)[9]
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 35 MW
    • Unit NEP: Gas-fired[3] steam turbine[3] with CHP[3], 35 MW[3] (start-up in 2020)[3]

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