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07/15/15
Ingolstadt/Werlte
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Audi e-gas plant stabilizes electrical grid

Audi e-gas plant
Werlte 1. Audi e-gas plant
  • World’s largest power-to-gas plant compensates for load peaks
  • Qualification confirmed for participation in the electricity balancing market
  • Qualification confirmed for participation in the electricity balancing market

July 15, 2015 – The Audi e gas plant in the city of Werlte in Lower Saxony produces CO2 neutral fuel, and it also contributes toward stabilizing the public power grid. After successfully completing a test sequence, the plant is now qualified for participating in what is known as the electricity balancing market.

Consumption data:
Audi A3 Sportback g-tron

Fuel consumption figures Audi A3 Sportback g-tron:
CNG consumption in kg/100km: 3,6 - 3,3;
Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 5,5 - 5,1;
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km (CNG): 98 - 89;
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km (fuel): 128 - 117

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions data as well as the efficiency classes are dependent on the choice of wheels and tyres.

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