Studstrup power station
Studstrup power station is a 760-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Midtjylland, Denmark. It is being converted to biomass by 2016.
The undated satellite photo below shows the power station in Vodskov, Aalborg.
The power station consists of two supercritical coal-burning units, units 3-4. They are 380 MW each, and were commissioned in 1984 to 1985. Unit 1 (150 MW) and Unit 2 (272 MW) have been retired.
The plant is being converted to burn wood pellets, expected to be completed in summer 2016.
- Sponsor: DONG Energy
- Parent company:
- Location: Studstrup, Aarhus, Midtjylland
- Coordinates: 56.250196, 10.344861 (exact)
- Status: Retired (being converted to biomass in summer 2016)
- Capacity: 760 MW (Units 3&4: 380 MW)
- Type: Supercritical
- Start date: 1984 (Unit 3), 1985 (Unit 4)
- Coal Type: Bituminous
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Resources and articles
- "Coal-Fired Plants in Denmark," Industcards, accessed April 2016
- "Studstrup Power Station reaches milestone in conversion project," DONG Energy, 03.09.2015