Despotovac power station

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{{#badges: CoalSwarm|Template:Navbar-Serbiacoal}} Despotovac power station is a proposed 320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Serbia.

Location

The map below shows the approximate location where the plant would be built in Despotovac.

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Background

In April 2013 Turkish industrial firm Teknotes signed an agreement to build a 320MW lignite-fired power plant and expand a mine in Despotovac. The deal was between Teknotes, the mayor of Despotovac, and the director of state-owned lignite mining firm Resavica. Investment in the project is expected to total over $700 million. A new pit at the Rembas mine will be developed to supply the power plant.[1]

The project is not mentioned in the new energy strategy of Serbia approved by the government in May 2015 and awaiting approval from the parliament.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Teknotes
  • Parent company:
  • Developer:
  • Location: Despotovac, Pomoravije, Serbia
  • Coordinates: 44.05, 21.26 (approximate)
  • Status: Shelved
  • Capacity: 320 MW
  • Type:
  • Start date:
  • Coal Type: Lignite
  • Coal Source: Rembas coal mine, Serbia
  • Source of financing:

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