Riedersbach power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Riedersbach power station is a 165-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station located in Ostermiething, Austria. It has been retired.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the power station in Duernrohr.

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Background

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.[1]

Unit 1 was retired in 2010.[2] Unit 2 is planned for retirement in 2016.[3]

Unit 2 was retired in March 2016. Energie AG said they plan to build a gas plant at the site.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Energie AG Oberösterreich
  • Parent company: Energie AG
  • Location: Ostermiething, Braunau am Inn, Upper Austria, Austria
  • Coordinates: 48.031769, 12.843122 (exact)
  • Status: Retired
  • Capacity: 55 MW (Unit 1), 165 MW (Unit 2)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start date: 1969 (Unit 1), 1986 (unit 2)
  • Retired date: 2010 (Unit 1), 2016 (Unit 2)
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
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