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Svartsengi Geothermal CHP Power Station Iceland is located at Grindavik, Reykjavik, Iceland. Location coordinates are: Latitude= 63.8786, Longitude= -22.43278. This infrastructure is of TYPE Geothermal Power Plant with a design capacity of 74.4 MWe. It has 5 unit(s). The first unit was commissioned in 1993 and the last in 2008. It is operated by HS Orka.

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Unit Information

Unit # Capacity (MWe) Date Commissioned (yyyy-mm-dd) Decommission Date (yyyy-mm-dd) Turbine Manufacturer Turbine Model/Type Generator Manufacturer Generator Model/Type Production Wells Injection Wells Pipe Network Length (km) Unit Efficiency (%)

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* cum = cubic meters; MWe = Megawatts electric; 1 KWhr = 3412.3 Btu = 859.85 kilocalories; 1 Tonne = 2205 pounds, MM=million