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Unit One (490MW) and Unit Two (490MW) at Ferrybridge Power Station are opted out of the Large Combustion Plant Directive (LCPD) and are therefore required to close once they have used up their allowed 20,000 operating hours, or by the end of 2015 at the latest. These units are both expected to reach their 20,000 allowed operating hours limit before the end of the 2013/14 financial year. Each unit will cease operation immediately and permanently once the allowed hours limit has been reached.
The largest Carbon Capture (CC) pilot plant in the UK is now open at Ferrybridge.
The multifuel project is progressing well and is expected to be completed and generating its first electricity in early 2015.
The Rt.Hon. Chris Huhne MP, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change opened the largest carbon capture plant in the UK at our Ferrybridge power station.
The largest carbon capture pilot plant in the UK is now open at Ferrybridge.