Nordjylland power station
Nordjylland power station is a 411-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Nordjylland, Denmark.
Plant owner Aalborg Forsyning said the company will stop burning coal in 2028.
The undated satellite photo below shows the power station in Vodskov, Aalborg.
The power station consisted of three coal-burning units: 137 MW (unit 1), 305 MW (unit 2), 411 MW (unit 3), commissioned from 1977 to 1998. Unit 1 has been retired. Unit 2 was taken offline in 2014.
District heating company Aalborg Forsyning took over Nordjylland Power station from Vattenfall as of 31 December 2015 for US$124 million.
Plant Details for unit 3
- Sponsor: Aalborg Forsyning
- Parent company: Aalborg Forsyning
- Location: Vodskov, Aalborg, Nordjylland
- Coordinates: 57.073694, 10.040779 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Capacity: 411 MW
- Type: Ultra-supercritical
- Start date: 1991
- Coal Type: Bituminous
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Resources and articles
- "Nordjyllandsværket rammes ikke af regeringens kul-planer," TV2Nord, Nov 16, 2017
- "Strategiplanlægning 2016-2019," Aalborg Forsyning, June 2015
- Tracy Dawson Roses, "Vattenfall exits fossil fuel generation in Denmark, sells Nordjylland plant," Stratton Report, June 24, 2015