Hafen power station
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Hafen power station is a 337-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Bremen, Germany.
The undated satellite below shows the plant in Häfen.
Unit 5 is 140 MW and was commissioned in 1968, and unit 6 is 337 MW and was commissioned in 1979.
Unit 6 was modernized in 2013, extending the life of the plant until 2025.
Unit 5 was retired in 2016.
- Sponsor: swb AG
- Parent company: swb AG
- Location: Häfen, Bremen, Germany
- Coordinates: 53.124935, 8.728692 (exact)
- Status: Retired (Unit 5), Operating (Unit 6)
- Capacity: 477 MW (Unit 5: 140 MW, Unit 6: 337 MW)
- Start date: 1968 (Unit 5), 1979 (Unit 6)
- Type: Subcritical
- Coal Type: Sub/Bituminous
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and Resources
- "Coal-Fired Plants in Germany - Berlin & Bremen," Industcards, accessed April 2016
- "Alstom has been awarded a retrofit contract for a coal-fired power station in Bremen, Germany," Alstom, 22/12/2011
- "EU Coal Phase Out Detailed Information," Climate Analytics, Feb 9, 2017