Seraing power station

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Seraing power station is a 470-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Liege Province, Belgium.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Seraing, Liege Province, Belgium.

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Due to underutilization, Luminus informed the government in 2016 that it may have to permanently close the plant on October 31, 2017.[1] It had been in the Strategic Reserve since 2014.[2] However, it was put back into the Strategic Reserve 2017-2018 and then put back on the market.[3][4]

Luminus' website currently states the site is the location for a new 870 MW gas plant that will be built adjacent to the current power plant.[5]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Luminus[6]
  • Parent company: Electricite de France[7]
  • Location: Seraing, Liege Province, Belgium
  • Coordinates: 50.6030, 5.4917 (exact)[8]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 470 MW
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 870 MW
    • Gas-fired combined cycle, 870 MW (start-up not found)[5]

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