Chemiepark Marl power station
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Chemiepark Marl power station is a 136-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
The undated satellite below shows the plant in Recklinghausen.
The power station consisted of five units that power the Evonik Marl chemical plant, owned by Evonik Industries. Three of the units were coal-fired, commissioned from 1968 to 1983.
In 2017 one coal unit was retired, leaving two coal-fired units totaling 136 MW.
Project Details of coal units
- Sponsor: Evonik Industries AG
- Parent company: Evonik Industries
- Location: Recklinghausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
- Coordinates: 52.171764, 10.977192 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Capacity: 136 MW (Unit 4: 61 MW, Unit 5: 75 MW)
- Start date: 1971 (Unit 4), 1983 (Unit 5)
- Type: Subcritical
- Coal Type: Bituminous
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and Resources
- "E.ON and Evonik ensure Marl Chemical Park’s energy supply," Siemens, 2013-June-27
- "Marl Chemical Park," Evonik Industries AG, accessed Nov 2017