Chemnitz Nord power station
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Chemnitz Nord power station is a 167-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Sachsen, Germany.
The undated satellite below shows the plant in Chemnitz.
Chemnitz Nord I consisted of three 25 MW units, first commissioned in 1961 and taken offline in 1997. Chemnitz Nord II was commissioned from 1986 to 1990. Unit 1 is fired by gas or oil, and units 2 and 3 by lignite coal.
Project Details of coal units
- Sponsor: Eins Energie in Sachsen GmbH
- Parent company: Eins Energie in Sachsen GmbH
- Location: Chemnitz, Sachsen, Germany
- Coordinates: 50.857778, 12.923889 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Capacity: 167 MW (Unit 2: 100 MW, Unit 3: 67 MW)
- Start date: 1988 (Unit 2), 1990 (Unit 3)
- Type: Subcritical
- Coal Type: Lignite
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and Resources
- "HKW Chemnitz-Nord," Wikipedia, accessed April 2016