Huntorf power station

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Huntorf power station is a 321-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the state of Niedersachsen, Germany.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Elsfleth, the state of Niedersachsen, Germany.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Uniper Kraftwerke GmbH[1]
  • Parent company: Fortum Oyj [76%]; Other [24%][2]
  • Location: Elsfleth, the state of Niedersachsen, Germany
  • Coordinates: 53.1897, 8.4087 (exact)[1]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 321 MW
    • Gas-fired[1] open-cycle gas turbine[1], 321 MW[1] (start-up in 1978)[1]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA0239 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019
  2. Aktionärsstruktur, Uniper, accessed Apr 16, 2021