Siemens Energy announced an order from Bulgaria for a combined cycle district heating power plant to be built in the city of Plovdiv. It is scheduled to begin operating in late 2011 and to supply 50 MW of electricity and up to 55 MW of district heat.
Siemens will supply an SGT-700 gas turbine, and SST-300 steam turbine, a heat-recovery steam generator with supplementary firing and other auxiliary systems. Siemens will also be responsible for the design, commissioning and civil works.
The customer is Energie Versorgung Niderösterreich, an energy and environmental services company headquartered in Maria Enzersdorf, Lower Austria.
Source of information: www.siemens.com/energy