Spalding power station

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Spalding power station is a 1,250-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Lincolnshire County, United Kingdom.

Location

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Background

In 2021 the project applied for 950 MW existing generation 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]

Spalding Energy Expansion (unit 2) is a peaking plant. It achieved commercial operations in July 2019.[4] The modern turbine is able to use natural gas mixtures with hydrogen contents of up to 30%.[5]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Intergen NV[6]
  • Parent company: Sev.en Energy and China Huaneng Group/Yudean Guandong Group[7]
  • Location: Spalding, Lincolnshire County, United Kingdom
  • Coordinates: 52.8072, -0.1333 (exact)[8]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 1,250 MW

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. 4.0 4.1 "Spalding Energy Expansion". InterGen. Retrieved November 17, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "SGT5-4000F | F-class Gas Turbine | Gas Turbines | Manufacturer | Siemens Energy Global". siemens-energy.com Global Website. Retrieved 2022-04-25.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 Digest of UK Energy Statistics (DUKES) United Kingdom Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
  7. Who We Are | InterGen
  8. Global Energy Observatory ID 5493, accessed January 2020
  9. Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (July 29, 2021). "National statistics: Digest of UK Energy Statistics (DUKES): electricity". GOV.UK. Retrieved November 17, 2021.
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Entso-E Transparency Platform, ID 48W000000SEEL-18". October 26, 2021.
  11. 11.0 11.1 InterGen Achieves Commercial Operations at 300 Megawatt Spalding Energy Expansion | InterGen