Mainz power station
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Mainz power station is a 769-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the state of Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
The map below shows the location of the power station in Mainz, the state of Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
The Kraftwerke Mainz-Wiesbaden was created in 1931 from the merger of the Wiesbaden and Mainz power stations. In 1958, 1963 and 1966, Kraftwerke I consisting of three coal blocks with an electrical output of 100 MW was connected to the grid. In 2000, the three coal blocks were shut down.
- Sponsor: Kraftwerke Mainz-Wiesbaden AG
- Parent company:
- Location: Mainz, the state of Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
- Coordinates: 50.0264, 8.2379 (exact)
- Gross generating capacity (operating): 769 MW
Articles and Resources
- "Kraftwerke Mainz-Wiesbaden," Wikipedia (German), accessed April 2016
- Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA0627 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019
- Global Power Plant Database v.1.2.0, ID WRI1005886 World Resources Institute, June 2019
- Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA0626 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019