Wolfsburg_West

TPP WOLFSBURG WEST, GERMANY

19. September 2019

Volkswagen AG has awarded Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe (MHPS Europe) with the construction of a gas-and-steam power plant in Wolfsburg, in order to modernize its cogeneration plant “Heizkraftwerk Wolfsburg-West”. The new units will be constructed on a turnkey basis. The two coal-fired blocks currently in operation at the “Heizkraftwerk West” plant, on the automotive factory grounds, will be replaced with a gas-fired double block. The new gas-and-steam plant, with a total output of 288 megawatts (MW) of electricity and approx. 265 MW of heat, will go into commercial operation in the fall of 2022.

convex ZT GmbH is responsible for the civil design within the team of MHPS Europe.