Toppila Power Station

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Toppila Power Station
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Toppila Power Station is located in Finland
Toppila Power Station
Location of Toppila Power Station
Country Finland
Location Oulu
Coordinates 65°02′13″N 25°29′17″E / 65.03694°N 25.48806°E / 65.03694; 25.48806Coordinates: 65°02′13″N 25°29′17″E / 65.03694°N 25.48806°E / 65.03694; 25.48806
Status Operational
Commission date 1977
Owner(s) Oulun Energia
Power generation
Primary fuel Peat
Units operational 1 × 75 MW
1 × 145 MW
Make and model Zamech
LMZ
Ganz
Nameplate capacity 210 MWe
Thermal capacity 340 MWth
Cogeneration? yes

The Toppila Power Station is a power station in the Toppila district in Oulu, Finland. It is one of the largest peat-fired power stations in the world, with an installed capacity of 210 MW of electric power and 340  MW of thermal power. The facility is located in Oulu, in Finland, and operates two units of 75 MWe and 145 MWe.[1] The boiler was supplied by Tampella and Ahlstrom, and the turbines were supplied by Zamech, LMZ and Ganz. The power station is operated by Oulun Energia.[2]

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