Mainova West power station

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Mainova West power station is a 282-megawatt (MW) coal- and gas-fired power plant in the state of Hessen, Germany.

Location

The map below shows the location of the power station in Frankfurt am Main, the state of Hessen, Germany.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Mainova AG[1]
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Frankfurt am Main, the state of Hessen, Germany
  • Coordinates: 50.0986, 8.6531 (exact)[2]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 282 MW
    • Block 2: Subcritical coal-fired 72 MW (start up in 1989)[3]
    • Block 3: Subcritical coal-fired 72 MW (start up in 1989)[3]
    • Block 4: Gas-fired[4] steam turbine[2] with CHP[4], 99 MW[4] (start-up in 1994)[4]
    • Block M5: Gas-fired[5] steam turbine[2] with CHP[5], 39 MW[5] (start-up in 2018)[5]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. Heizkraftwerk West
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Open Power System Data December 2018
  3. 3.0 3.1 "CHP West (Frankfurt)," Wikipedia, accessed May 2020
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA0286 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA1868 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019