Vazzio power station

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Vazzio power station, also known as Ricanto power station, is a proposed 250-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the department of Corsica, France.


The map below shows the location of the proposed power station in Ajaccio, the department of Corsica, France.

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In November 2020 a proposal for biofuel was floated to replace natural gas.[1] The fuel type for the plant remains unclear in March 2021.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: EDF PEI[3]
  • Parent company: Electricite de France[4]
  • Location: Ajaccio, the department of Corsica, France
  • Coordinates: 41.9321, 8.7204 (exact)[5]
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 250 MW
    • Gas-fired[6] combined cycle[6], 250 MW[6] (start-up in 2023)[6]

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