Saltend power station

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Saltend power station is a 1,200-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Yorkshire County, United Kingdom.

Location

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Background

In 2021 the project applied for 1,200 MW existing generation (units 1, 2, and 3) in the T-4 Capacity Market 2024-2025 auction, and they were listed in the final results.[1][2] This would qualify them for government subsidies to guarantee electricity supply.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Energy Capital Partners[4]
  • Parent company: Energy Capital Partners
  • Location: Hull, Yorkshire County, United Kingdom
  • Coordinates: 53.7354, -0.2432 (exact)[5]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 1,200 MW
    • Unit 1: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[4] with CHP[4], 400 MW[6] (start-up in 2000)[4]
    • Unit 2: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[4] with CHP[4], 400 MW[7] (start-up in 2000)[4]
    • Unit 3: Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[4] with CHP[4], 400 MW[8] (start-up in 2000)[4]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. T4 DY2024-25 Final Results, Electricity Market Reform Delivery Body, Mar 22, 2021
  2. Capacity Market Register 2024-25 (T-4) - 13_04_2021, Electricity Market Reform Delivery Body, Apr 13, 2021
  3. Capacity Market, United Kingdom, Mar 1, 2019
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 4.12 Digest of UK Energy Statistics (DUKES) United Kingdom Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
  5. Global Energy Observatory ID 5231, accessed January 2020
  6. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 48W000000SCCL-1U accessed November 2019
  7. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 48W000000SCCL-2S accessed November 2019
  8. ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, ID 48W000000SCCL-3Q accessed November 2019