Hitachi Power Europe enters Polish power plant market - order volume of nearly 6.3bn. Zloty

Duisburg, Germany, 21 September, 2012 — Hitachi Power Europe (HPE) together with consortium partner Polimex-Mostostal S.A. signed the contract with Polish energy supplier Enea Wytwarzanie on Friday, September 21th, for construction of the Kozienice 11 coal-fired power plant. The unit will have a gross 1,075 megawatt output involving an order volume of approximately 6.28bn Zloty (ca. 1.54bn EUR). Construction will take 58 months; work at the project site will begin this year. The new unit will take up commercial operations in the existing power plant complex in 2017.