Sloe Centrale

About Sloe power plant

Why Sloe power plant?

Sloe power plant is a subsidiary of EP NL and, together with PZEM, is part of the EPH group. Partly thanks to the flexibility of the Sloe power plant, EP Netherlands – in collaboration with PZEM – can respond quickly to changing market conditions such as gas prices, sustainable energy sources and network conditions. Sloe power plant is ISO 9001 (quality) 14001 (environment) ISO 45001 (health and safety), ISO 27001 (information security) and ISO 55001 (asset management) certified.

About us

We generate flexible and reliable output of electricity and therefore contribute to the energy transition by complementing wind and solar energy. Our drivers are Safety first, Operational Excellence and Customer intimacy. We minimize our environmental impact as much as possible. We believe in the development of our professionals to build a sustainable organization. With the support of our people we keep our competitive edge.


After a decade of commercial operation, Sloe Centrale is well recognized as being a reliable, safe and efficient plant operator. Nevertheless, the European energy market is facing structural changes and the predictability of its evolution, depending on various criteria, remains a challenge. To cope with this challenge and maintain a front position in the CCGT merit order, Sloe Centrale will invest the coming years in several technical optimizations of the plant, related to response and flexibility.

Sloe power plant is socially involved within the Zeeland region. Over the years, various activities have been set in motion with a lot of commitment from employees. Participation in the spinning marathons for Kika and the Ride for the Roses for example. We are also active in circular economy finding a valuable destination for upgraded equipment, such as coffee machines and mobile devices but also work clothing. Finally, we sponsor local initiatives and projects that help to improve the quality of life within Zeeland, educational projects and projects to improve the local environment.


Initiatives and projects can be made known through our staff as well as by completing the form below.


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Our plant

Capacity

Sloe power plant’s generation capacity is 870 MW (megawatt). This capacity is equal to the average consumption of 2 million households.

870 MW

Efficiency

Sloe power plant has a very high level of efficiency .

Efficiency of 58,7%

Flexibility

Flexibility
Sloe power plant’s flexibility allows us to react to the ever-changing energy demands.

Start-up time 34 minuten

Eco-friendliness

Sloe power plant is built with full consideration for the environment. 
Amidst the fossil-fueled power plants it stands out for its clean technology with emission of CO2 357 g /kWh and Low Emission of NOx.

50% lower CO2

than an average coal fired power plant.

Two units (CCGT)

Fuel

Configuration

Gas turbine

Steam turbine

HRSG

Our policies

Being a reliable, efficient generator is essential to optimally operate and maintain the power plant. To ensure sustainability of our business, we make our workflow processes lean and well-described. Also, we make sure our employees maintain a high level of skills anticipating today’s and tomorrow’s needs. We understand the market and spot value-adding opportunities between us and our stakeholders


“To maintain the high quality of Sloecentrale, we frequently assess and adapt our organisation, processes and workflows.”


At Sloe power plant, zero harm is our permanent target. Sloe power plant’s management is responsible for health and safety of employees, contractors and visitors. It’s safety first at Sloe power plant, no matter how important a job is. Our managers, employees and contractors are trained and informed as required. All assets are in good condition and comply with safety standards. Risk prevention, health and safety improvement are fully integrated in the management system.


Sloe power plant is committed to minimizing the environmental impact of its power generation. Business cannot prevail above environmental regulations and care for the environment is our moral obligation. For example, we minimize our emissions, heat discharge and waste as much as possible.


The way we do things is essential to ensure sustainable high performances. Our success and reputation depend on working together, to progress and aim for excellence and our integrity and honesty in doing business. Therefore, our core values are trust and respect for individuals, results through teamwork, uncompromising integrity and respect for stakeholders


By adopting a risk-based approach to information security, Sloe power plant can better protect its sensitive information assets and reduce the likelihood of data breaches, financial losses, and reputational damage.


Sloe power plant applies the highest standard for keeping the buildings and machines in good condition in the most efficient way according to the Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) principle.

Our workforce

Operations

Technical – Team Maintenance

Technical – Team Engineering

Staff

Our suppliers

At Sloe power plant we value our suppliers. We believe that a good relationship with our suppliers will give both businesses increased strength. We always seek to build constructive relationships and treat our suppliers as valuable business partners. Sloe power plant operates in an environmentally sustainable and socially responsible manner. We require that our suppliers share our commitments and aspirations and to also meet our code of conduct. By working together in this manner, a valuable win-win situation is created.

Safety introduction film (Eng)

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Commercial conditions

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Route to Sloe power plant

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ExplainSafe

Sloe power plant poortinstructie (helixworks.eu)

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Part of EP NL

With a cumulative capacity of 2.6 GW, EP NL has become the third largest operator of power plants in the Netherlands.

The supply of electricity from renewable energy sources is increasing rapidly. Low-emission ,modern gas-fired power plants provide the necessary flexible power to the energy system. Thanks to the flexibility of the power plants, we can respond quickly to changing market conditions such as gas prices, renewable energy sources and network conditions.

Electricity production from low-emission gas-fired power plants is necessary to guarantee security of supply at all times. EP NL ensures a stable energy supply in the complex energy transition. EP Netherlands is part of the EP Power Europe (EPPE).

Need more information?

For questions or more information, please contact us via e-mail to info@epnl.nl