Marchwood Power Station is a 920MW gas fired power project. It is located in England, the UK. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. The project construction commenced in 2007 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in December 2009. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project was developed by ESB International and SSE. The project is co-owned by MEAG Munich Ergo AssetManagement and SSE, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2007 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in December 2009.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to SSE under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years. The contracted capacity is 840MW.

Contractors involved

Siemens and Siemens Holdings were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

Siemens was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 2 units of SGT5-4000F gas turbines.

Siemens was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 1 unit of SST-5000 steam turbine.

Siemens supplied SGEN5-1000A electric generator for the project.

Siemens supplied SGEN5-1000A electric generator for the project.

Doosan Enerbility supplied steam boiler for the project.

Doosan Enerbility supplied steam boiler for the project.

Siemens Holdings is the O&M contractor for thermal power project for a period of 20 years.

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About ESB International

ESB International Ltd (ESBI) a subsidiary of Electricity Supply Board is an utility service company that offers engineering and consulting services. The company’s activities include investments, generation, engineering, operation and maintenance, strategic consultancy, and carbon solutions. Its services portfolio include investments for the identification and development of combined cycle gas turbine technology, power generation investment opportunities, operation and maintenance services. ESB also provides power generation by means of commercial management, financial, commercial, strategic and technological consultancy to investors, developers and utilities and others. The company offers investments services for building, ownership, operations and maintenance of power stations. It operates in European energy market. ESBI is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

About SSE

SSE Plc (SSE) is an energy company that develops, owns and operates energy and related infrastructure, and provides related services. The company generates, transmits and distributes electricity and supplies gas. SSE generates electricity through renewable and non-renewable sources. It has electricity transmission businesses in the north of Scotland, electricity distribution in the north of Scotland and southern central England, and gas distribution in Scotland and southern England. SSE also offers energy portfolio management services and gas storage facilities. The company serves residential and commercial customers in Ireland and the UK. SSE is headquartered in Perth, Scotland, the UK.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.