Ibbenbüren-B power station
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Ibbenbüren-B power station is an 838-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
The undated satellite below shows the plant in Ibbenbüren, Steinfurt.
The 838-MW hard-coal-fired unit generated electricity for the first time on 19 June 1985. For the production of electricity, anthracite coal is mined from a neighboring pit. Besides anthracite coal, the plant uses fuel oil, lignite coal, and sewage sludge.
- Sponsor: RWE Power AG
- Parent company: RWE AG
- Location: Ibbenbüren, Steinfurt, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
- Coordinates: 52.28579, 7.74601 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Capacity: 838 MW
- Start date: 1985
- Type: Subcritical
- Coal Type: Anthracite
- Coal Source: Domestic
- Source of financing:
Articles and Resources
- "Ibbenbüren power plant," RWE, accessed April 2016