CCGT Power Plants in Poland
Gorzow EC-I
Location: Lubuskie
Operator: PGE Gornictwo i Energetyka Konwencjonalna SA
Configuration: 65.5-MW, 1+2 CCGT with GT8C gas turbine CHP
Fuel: natural gas, coal seam gas
Operation: 1999
HRSG supplier: Pauker
T/G supplier: ABB, Stal ASEA
EPC: ABB, Energoprojekt-Warszawa
Quick facts: In 1999, Poland’s first major gas turbine repowering scheme was completed at Gorzow. ABB Zamech supplied a single, locally assembled GT to repower two existing backpressure turbines. Pipeline gas and a small local supply of low-BTU coal-seam gas is used at the plant.

Photograph courtesy of PGE
Posted 18 Oct 2013

Location: Dolnoslaskie
Operator: KGHM Energetyka Sp zoo
Configuration: 42-MW, 2+1 CCGT with Titan 130 gas turbines CHP
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2014
HRSG supplier: Aalborg
T/G supplier: Solar, Leroy Somer, Turbomach, Siemens
EPC: PBG SA, Energoinstal, Elektrobudowa, Budus
Quick facts: This CHP plant is one of twin plants opened on 3 Nov 2014 by copper company KGHM. Both use gas from local deposits in Kościanie. Polkowice will supply about 300 GWh and 1mn GJ of heat per year.

Photograph courtesy of
Posted 15 Mar 2015

Location: Opolskie
Operator: PEC Siedlce
Configuration: 2 X 7.3 MW Taurus 70 gas turbines CHP
Fuel: gas
Operation: 2003
T/G supplier: Solar
EPC: Ferox Energy Systems
Quick facts: This district heating utility dates back over 70yrs and was reorganized in 1990 by local authorities.

Photograph courtesy of PEC Siedlce
Posted 15 Nov 2004

Location: Pomorskie
Operator: Energobaltic Sp zoo
Configuration: 2 X 5.25 MW CX501KB7S gas turbines CHP
Fuel: gas
Operation: 2003
T/G supplier: Allison, Centrax, Spirex
Quick facts: This project was designed to use waste gas from an offshore gas production platform owned by Petrobaltic. It includes the gas turbine plant and a 10km hot water district heating system.

Photograph courtesy of Rolls-Royce
Posted 21 Feb 2005

Location: Mazowieckie
Operator: PKN Orlen SA
Configuration: 473-MW single-shaft CCGT with SGT5-9001FB gas turbine CHP
Operation: 2017
Fuel: natural gas
HRSG supplier: Doosan
T/G supplier: GE
EPC: SNC-Lavalin, GE
Quick facts: The tender for theis CCGT was in Nov 2010 and the FID was in Nov 2012 with contracts signed the following month. The foundation stone was laid on 18 Apr 2013. Synchronization was in Jan 2016. The plant cost about PLN 1.4bn and completed in Jun 2017, about 1.5yrs past the initial schedule. About half its electricity output is sold to the gird and the balance is provided to PKN's Anwil petrochemical plant. The project included a 220/110kV switchyard built by Elbud.

Photograph courtesy of PKN Orlen SA
Posted 21 Jun 2017

Location: Mazowieckie
Operator: PEC Sp zoo Wyszkow
Configuration: 1 X 1.43 MW M1A13D gas turbine CHP
Operation: 2004
Fuel: natural gas
HRSG supplier: Zamech
T/G supplier: Kawasaki
Quick facts: This project was funded by the World Bank and retrofit a coal-fired heating plant into a gas-fired CHP plant.

Photograph courtesy of PEC Sp zoo Wyszkow
Re-posted 22 Oct 2011

  Zielona Gora CCGT
Location: Lubuskie
Operator: Elektrocieplownia Zielona Gora SA
Configuration: 190-MW, 1+1 CCGT with 9001E gas turbine CHP
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2004
HRSG supplier: Rafako
T/G supplier: GE, Alstom
EPC: Elektrim, Fortum
Quick facts: In Mar 2002, the €87.1mn turnkey EPC contract was awarded for this plant. It went online in Dec 2004 and connects to the 220kV grid.

Photograph courtesy of Elektrocieplownia Zielona Gora SA
Posted 24 Jan 2011



Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 21-Jun-2017