Leipzig Süd power station

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Leipzig Süd power station is a proposed 124-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the state of Sachen, Germany.

Location

The map below shows the location of the power station in Leipzig, the state of Sachsen, Germany.

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Background

In November 2020 Stadtwerke Leipzig ordered two dual-fuel turbines from Siemens that run on both natural gas and hydrogen.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Stadtwerke Leipzig GmbH[2]
  • Parent company: Leipziger Versorgungs- und Verkehrsgesellschaft mbH (LVV)[3]
  • Location: Leipzig, the state of Sachsen, Germany
  • Coordinates: 51.291, 12.389 (approximate)[2]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 124 MW
    • Unit 1: gas- and hydrogen-fired[2] gas turbine[2], with CHP[2], 62 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]
    • Unit 2: gas- and hydrogen-fired[2] gas turbine[2], with CHP[2], 62 MW[2] (start-up in 2022)[2]

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