Westfield power station
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Westfield power station was a proposed 520-megawatt (MW) biomass and coal-fired power station in Scotland.
The map below shows Westfield, the approximate location where the plant would be built.
Background on Plant
The project was originally proposed by Global Energy and Mining Scotland in 2006. The proposal was for an AFT-IGCC (advanced fuel technology integrated gasification combined cycle) plant, with a capacity of 520 MW. It would be fueled with waste/biomass co-gasified with coal.
- Sponsor: Global Energy and Mining Scotland
- Parent company:
- Location: Fife, Scotland, UK
- Coordinates: 50.907646, 0.572934 (approximate)
- Status: Cancelled
- Capacity: 520 MW
- Type: IGCC
- Coal Type: Hard coal
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Resources and articles
- "Response to the Energy Review Consultation," Global Energy and Mining Scotland, January 2006.