Mellach power station

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{{#badges: CoalSwarm|Navbar-Austriaandcoal}}Mellach power station is a 246-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station located in Mellach, Austria.


The undated satellite photo below shows the power station in Duernrohr.

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The 246 MW coal plant was put into operation in 1986. The addition of two 425-MW CCGT blocks at Mellach was approved in May 2008. [1]

The coal plant is planned for retirement in 2020.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Verbund
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Mellach, Graz-Umgebung, Styria, Austria
  • Coordinates: 46.90819, 15.492306 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 246 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start date: 1986
  • Planned retired date: 2020
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

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