TPP AES Galabovo is a 690MW coal fired power project. It is located in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in June 2011.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 690 690 Active Stara Zagora, Bulgaria AES-3C Maritza East I


The project is developed and owned by AES-3C Maritza East I. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant that is used for Baseload. The fuel is procured from Mini Maritsa Iztok EAD.

The project generated 3,500,000MWh of electricity. The project cost is $1,873.13m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in June 2011.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Natsionalna Elektricheska Kompania under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years from 2011. The contracted capacity is 690MW.

Contractors Involved

GE Power was selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The Coal fired project consists of 2 steam turbines.

GE Power supplied TOPGAS, Hydrogen Cooled electric generator for the project.

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the project.


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