Project Information

Using low-emission technology, natural gas-fired combined cycle gas turbine power plants (CCGT plants) will continue to occupy an important part in an ever more diversified Belgian energy mix:

Location Dilsen Rotem Industrial park, 3650 Dilsen-Stokkem, Belgium
Technology Combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant
Electrical output 920 MW (2 x 460 MW)
Fuel Natural gas
Investment €500 – €650m
 Jobs Construction: average 500 with peaks up to 1000
Operation: 50 direct, 50 indirect, rising to 150 during annual maintenance shutdown periods

To find out more about how a CCGT power plant functions and what the plant components are, go to Technology.