Infraserv Hoechst power station

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Infraserv Hoechst power station is a 249-megawatt (MW) gas- and coal-fired power plant in the state of Hessen, Germany.

Location

The map below shows the location of the power station in Industriepark Höchst, the state of Hessen, Germany.

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Background

The Industriepark Höchst thermal power station supplies the Höchst industrial park with electrical energy and process heat. The power plant is operated by Infraserv GmbH & Co. Höchst KG.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Infraserv GmbH & Co. Höchst KG[2]
  • Parent company: Infraserv GmbH & Co Höchst KG
  • Location: Industriepark Höchst, the state of Hessen, Germany
  • Coordinates: 50.0918, 8.5311 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 249 MW
    • Block A: Gas-fired[2] combined cycle[3] with CHP[2], 86 MW[2] (start-up in 2003)[2]
    • Block B: Coal-fired[4] combined cycle[3] with CHP[4], 66 MW[4] (start-up in 1989)[4]
    • Block C: Gas-fired[5] combined cycle[3] with CHP[5], 97 MW[5] (start-up in 2012)[5]

References

  1. "Industriepark Höchst thermal power station," Wikipedia (German), accessed May 2020
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA0499 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Open Power System Data December 2018
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA0498 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA0497 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019