Siemens Power Generation
(PG) is to build a turnkey combined cycle power plant in Livorno-Ferraris in northern
for Milan-based E.ON Italia Produzione, a subsidiary ofE.ON Kraftwerke
. Plant commissioning is scheduled for 2007.
With a capacity of 800 megawatts (MW), the plant will be able to meet the entire electricity needs of
The natural gas-fired power plant will be built in Livorno Ferraris in the
Siemens will supply two gas turbines, one steam turbine, three generators, two heat-recovery steam generators, and the entire mechanical and electrical equipment. Advanced instrumentation and control systems supplied by Siemens will also be installed. In addition, the company will handle gas turbine maintenance for a period of up to twelve years.
Since 1999, Siemens has built power plants in
“In the future as well,
will remain an important power plant market,” stated Norbert König, member of the Group Executive Management of Siemens Power Generation, at yesterday’s contract signing in
. ”Many power plants require replacement. By the year 2010,
’s power generating capacity will have increased by ten gigawatts.“