CCGT Plants in Spain - Castilla-La Mancha
Aceca Fenosa
Location: Toldeo
Operator: Union Fenosa
Configuration: 400-MW single-shaft CCGT with 9001FA gas turbine
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2006
HRSG supplier: Doosan
T/G supplier: GE
EPC: Socoin
Quick facts: Commissioned Mar 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Union Fenosa
Posted 16 Jul 2008

Aceca Iberdrola
Location: Toldeo
Operator: Iberdrola
Configuration: 386-MW single-shaft CCGT with 9001FA gas turbine
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2005
HRSG supplier: NEM
T/G supplier: GE
EPC: Iberinco, Empresarios Agrupados
Quick facts: The Aceca power plant complex is in Villaseca de la Sagra near Toledo, 75km south of Madrid. The site is adjacent to a 220kV substation and natural gas pipeline. Construction started in Jul 2003 and the CCGT block was synchronized in Apr 2005 and commissioned on 1 Jul 2005. Net thermal efficiency (LHV) is 55.9% and the plant is designed for baseload service.

Photograph courtesy of Iberdrola
Posted 27 Feb 2005

Location: Ciudad Real
Operator: Elcogas SA
Configuration: 335-MW, 1+1 CCGT with V94.3 gas turbine
Fuel: coal syngas
Operation: 1998 (ret)
HRSG supplier: BWE
T/G supplier: Siemens
EPC: Babcock Wilcox Espanola, Siemens
Quick facts: This was only one of a handful of commercially-sized IGCC plants in the world. Although it operated with reasonable reliability, ithe plant was expensive to run and, in Jun 2014, Elcogas announced plans to close the plant. While opposed by labor and some government officials, the plan was reaffirmed in Jun 2016 and Elcogas was permissioned to begin dismantliung the plant in Oct 2016.

Photograph courtesy of Siemens AG
Posted 5 Jun 2004

Location: Toledo
Operator: FMC Foret SA
Configuration: 23-MW, 1+1 CCGT LM2500 gas turbine CHP
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 1996
HRSG supplier: FW
T/G supplier: GE, TSSI, Pasch
EPC: Asesoria Energetica
Quick facts: In 1986, FMC Foret acquired the sodium sulphate works of Unión Salinera de España SA at Villarrubia de Santiago. This CHP plant was developed by FMC and Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables
Posted 28 Jun 2008


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

Updated 29-Jun-2016