Munich Airport, Germany

Munich Airport, Germany

Facts & Figures

Genset/engine (R 026): 2 x TCG 2032 V16
Segment/gas type: Trigeneration/natural gas
Customer: Munich Airport, Germany
Total output: 7.4 MWel
Commissioning: 2003

Two TCG 2032 V16 units were added to the existing MWM engines. Using trigeneration, 7.44 MW of electricity, 8.7 MW of heat, and 5.3 MW of cold are produced and used to supply buildings and hangars. Part of the plant is used as emergency power system in order to restore the energy supply of the landing lights within seconds. Moreover, 5 MWel of emergency power must be made available within 15 seconds.

(Photo: Munich Airport)