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Cogeneration Power Plant

OCI produces electricity and steam through cogenaration power plant in the Saemangeum Industrial Complex.

About Cogeneration
Power Plant

Cogeneration Power Plant is a power system that produces heat and electricity by burning fuel such as bituminous coal and wood pellets. Steam, produced by the power plant, flows through a turbine, then is supplied to the industrial complex to improve heat utilization.

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Saemangeum cogeneration power plant

Cogenaration power plant in Saemangum Industrial Complex

Saemangeum cogeneration power plant

OCI established OCI SE to construct a cogeneration power plant within the Saemangeum Industrial Complex in July 2012. The plant has the capacity of 303MW of electricity and 860t/hr of steam. The plant is the first eco-friendly plant in Korea with best available techniques (BAT) to minimize the generation of Sulfur Oxides, Nitrogen, dust, etc. OCI SE earns RECs by operating our plant with a fuel mix that includes wood pellets.

Electricity capacity : 303MW
Steam capacity : 860t/hr
Location : 213, Saemangeumsandan 3-ro, Gunsan-si, Jeollabuk-do
Commercial Operation Date : April 2016