Voerde West power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Voerde West power station is a 712-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

It is located next to the 1,522 MW Voerde power station.

The plant was retired in March 2017.[1]

Location

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Background on Plant

Voerde West power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 712 MW. The plant was completed between 1970 and 1971, and is owned by KSBG. It is located next to the 1,522 MW Voerde power station.[2]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: STEAG GmbH
  • Parent company: KSBG
  • Location: Voerde, Wesel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Coordinates: 51.577267, 6.681402 (exact)
  • Status: Retired 2017
  • Gross capacity: 712 MW (Units 1&2: 356 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1970-1971
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