Sloe centrale

The Sloe Centrale BV is a modern gas-fired power generaration op 870 MW. The output is equal to the consumption of two million households. Its flexibility allows us to adapt quickly to the changing market conditions such as the gas price, renawables and grid conditions, to name a few. Sloecentrale is well recognized as being a reliable, safe and efficient plant. The specs are:

  • Type Plant : CCGT
  • Country : Netherlands, Ritthem
  • Technology : Gas
  • Capacity : 870 MW
Assets The Sloe Centrale
Assets The Rijnmond Power Plant

EP NL Rijnmond 1

The EP NL Rijnmond centrale 1 is a gas-fired high-efficiency power station on the Vondelingenplaat near Rotterdam Pernis and has two gas turbines. Exhaust gas boilers are located behind the gas turbines. The power station is connected to the national grid at the TenneT switching station via an underground 150 kV connection.

  • Type Plant : CCGT
  • Country : Netherlands, Rotterdam-Pernis
  • Technology : Gas
  • Capacity : 810 MW

EP NL Rijnmond 2

EP NL Rijmmond 2 Centrale is a gas-fired high-efficiency power plant located at Vondelingenplaat near Rotterdam-Pernis and has an installed capacity of 426 MW. The power plant is equipped with a deNOx installation, making it one of the cleanest gas power plants in our country. Through a 13 km long underground connection, the power plant is connected to the 380kV grid at the TenneT switching station Simonshaven.

  • Type Plant : CCGT
  • Country : Netherlands, Rotterdam Pernis
  • Technology : Gas
  • Capacity : 426 MW
Assets MaasStroom at the Rijnmond Plants
Assets Enecogen

Enecogen V.O.F

Enecogen is a power plant with Formula 1 technology. Located in Rotterdam-Europoort, the gateway to Europe. Clean, reliable, efficient. Besides the MaasStroom power plant, Enecogen is one of the cleanest and most efficient gas power plants in Europe because of its low CO2 emissions, high efficiency (59%) and low NOx emissions.

  • Type Plant : CCGT
  • Country : Netherlands, Rotterdam Europoort
  • Technology : Gas
  • Capacity : 930 MW

PZEM Energy Company

PZEM focuses on Asset Optimization & Trading, Analytics and supplying energy products and services to the business market.

On the asset side, the Sloe and Rijnmond gas fired power plants make an active contribution to balancing the Dutch electricity grid. By combining the strategical optimization of our assets with the long- and short term trading capabilities, we actively manage PZEM’s exposures in the NWE gas and power markets. Due to the significant further increase in installed capacity of solar and wind, market dynamics experience an ever growing requirement for flexibility. PZEM respond to this need for flexibility by pro-actively modelling and adjusting the Asset / PPA / Customer / Imbalance portfolios.

In 2023, PZEM strengthened their position by becoming part of the EPH group, with EP Netherlands as new shareholder and owner. Resulting in a mix of over 100 years of energy experience combined with the strength and innovation to further color our joint ambitions.

PZEM Energy Company
PZEM Pipe

PZEM Pipe

The PZEM pipeline is a 54.8 kilometer long steel highpressure gas pipeline with a diameter of 48” (1200 mm) and is built for the transport of natural gas with a maximum operating pressure of 79.9 bar(g). PZEM’s pipeline connects the Sloe power station in Vlissingen-East to the Gasunie national gas grid at Woensdrecht/Ossendrecht. The process flow monitoring for the pipeline is controlled from the tradefloor (Dispatching) at PZEM in Middelburg.

In addition to the primary transport function for the Sloe power plant, trading uses this asset as a storage facility.