Mostecka Power Station

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Mostecka power station is a proposed coal-fired power plant in the Czech Republic by Czech Coal.


The map below shows Most, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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In 2007 E.ON AG was in talks with Czech Coal Group (Mostecka Uhelna AS) to build a 2 billion euro, 1200 MW power plant in Czech Republic. Under the proposed agreement, Mostecka would deliver coal for the plant, while E.ON would supply technology for its operation.[1]

Coal would be supplied by the nearby Vrsany coal mine, operated by the coal mining company Vrsanska uhelna a.s., a subsidiary of Czech Coal Group.[2]

As of 2010 the plant and its supply went into a contractual dispute,[3] and the plant was ultimately denied the transmission capacity required for the power station.[4]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Czech Coal Group
  • Parent company:
  • Developer:
  • Location: Most, Czech Republic
  • Coordinates: 50.503,13.63617 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Capacity: 1200 MW
  • Type:
  • Start date:
  • Coal Type: Hard coal
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

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