06 July 2012 17:27 [Source: ICIS news]
The station will supply power to K+S’s potash operations at Philippsthal, southeast of the company’s hometown of
The unit, with a capacity of 30 megawatt (MW), also produces 80 tonnes of process steam per hour.
“The new plant entirely reflects the requirements for potash production in line with the environment; it is the backbone of the modern electricity and process heat supply system at the location in Philippsthal,” they said.
E.ON invested about €50m ($62m) in the plant, which was built next to existing E.ON power facilities.
($1 = €0.81)
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