Prunéřov, Reclamation of Northern Quarry
The Prunéřov power stations represent the largest complex of coal-fired power stations in the Czech Republic. They are situated on the western border of the north-Bohemian brown coal basin near the town of Chomutov.
|Realization:||HOCHTIEF VSB division 1|
|Type:||Complex of technological objects|
|Construction time:||04/2002 - 10/2004|
|Main indicators:||Deposit altogether 25,510 mill. cu.m of material.
The resulting life span of the dumping space is about 11 years (2003 to 2014), depending on the yield of the power stations this period might be extended.
Technologically they consist of two parts. At present, the older part, Prunéřov I Power Station, has only four 110 MW blocks. The Prunéřov II Power Station is the most recent coal-fired power station of ČEZ, a.s. with five 210 MW blocks which were gradually put into operation in the years 1981 and 1982.