Riedersbach power station
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Riedersbach power station is a retired power station in Ostermiething, Braunau am Inn, Upper Austria, Austria.
Table 1: Project-level location details
|Plant name||Location||Coordinates (WGS 84)|
|Riedersbach power station||Ostermiething, Braunau am Inn, Upper Austria, Austria||48.031769, 12.843122 (exact)|
The map below shows the exact location of the power station.
Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):
- Unit 1, Unit 2: 48.031769, 12.843122
Table 2: Unit-level details
|Unit name||Status||Fuel(s)||Capacity (MW)||Technology||Start year||Retired year|
|Unit 1||retired||coal - bituminous||55||subcritical||1969||2010|
|Unit 2||retired||coal - bituminous||165||subcritical||1986||2016|
Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details
|Unit 1||Energie AG Oberösterreich [100.0%]|
|Unit 2||Energie AG Oberösterreich [100.0%]|
Unit 1 was 55 MW and began operating in 1969. Unit 2 is 165 MW and began operating in 1986. The plant is owned by Energie AG.
Unit 2 was retired in March 2016. Energie AG said they plan to build a gas plant at the site.
Articles and Resources
- "Coal- and Lignite-Fired Plants in Austria," Industcards, accessed Mar 2016
- "Letzte Tonne Kohle verfeuert: Ende der Kohleverstromung am Standort Riedersbach," Energie AG, March 23, 2016
- "Austria to close coal plants by 2025, worth up to 1.5m tCO2e," ICIS, 23 November 2015
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