Enecogen power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Netherlandsandcoal}} Enecogen power station is a 870 MW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) station in Pistoolhaven in Rotterdam's Europoort industrial area, Netherlands.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the power station in Rotterdam harbor.

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Background

The power station is owned by Enecogen, a partnership between utilities Eneco Energie and Dong Energy, each with a 50% stake. Construction of the plant started in May 2009 and began commercial operation in late 2011.[1]

C.Gen originally planned for the power station to be fueled by coal.[citation needed]

Project Details of coal plant

  • Sponsor: C.GEN.
  • Parent company:
  • Developer:
  • Location: Rotterdam
  • Coordinates: 51.957, 4.0916 (exact)
  • Status: Built as combined cycle gas-fired plant rather than as a coal plant
  • Capacity: 800 MW
  • Type:
  • Start date: 2011
  • Coal Type: Uses natural gas, not coal
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

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References

  1. "Enecogen CCGT Power Station, Netherlands," Power-technology.com, accessed Feb 2013.

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