Poolbeg power station

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Poolbeg power station is a 468-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in County Dublin, Ireland.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Electricity Supply Board (ESB)[1]
  • Parent company: Electricity Supply Board[2]
  • Location: Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
  • Coordinates: 53.3396, -6.1867 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 468 MW
    • Unit A: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[5], 238 MW[4] (start-up in 1994)[5]
    • Unit B: Gas-fired[6] combined cycle[5], 230 MW[7] (start-up in 1998)[5]

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