Abadan power station

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Abadan power station (نيروگاه سيكل تركيبي ابادان) is an operating power station of at least 814-megawatts (MW) in Abadan, Khuzestan, Iran.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Abadan power station Abadan, Khuzestan, Iran 30.402, 48.358 (exact)[1][2]

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit CC: 30.402, 48.358

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit CC operating[3] fossil gas - natural gas, fossil liquids - fuel oil[4][5] 814[6][5] combined cycle[3] 2014[7][8]

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit CC Abadan Power Generation Company PJSC [100.0%]

Articles and Resources


  1. https://www.google.com/maps/place/Abadan+Power+Plant/@30.402429848.35801421147m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x3fc4487d4dc7b5d7:0x8cf0b60b2c9495a3!8m2!3d30.4031586!4d48.3596855. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20171027201530/http://www.industryabout.com/country-territories-3/2366-iran/fossil-fuels-energy/36494-abadan-gas-power-plant. Archived from the original on 27 October 2017. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20221230040535/https://isn.moe.gov.ir/getattachment/Statistical-Reports/Electricity/IRAN-ELECTRIC-POWER-INDUSRY-2019-2020/sanatebargh-english.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 30 December 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. https://web.archive.org/web/20221108015846/https://reconasia.csis.org/reconnecting-asia-map/. Archived from the original on 08 November 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20210723170917/https://abadanpg.com/%D8%B9%D9%85%D9%88%D9%85%DB%8C/15-%D9%86%DB%8C%D8%B1%D9%88%DA%AF%D8%A7%D9%87-%D8%B3%DB%8C%DA%A9%D9%84-%D8%AA%D8%B1%DA%A9%DB%8C%D8%A8%DB%8C-%D8%A2%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%AF%D8%A7%D9%86. Archived from the original on 23 July 2021. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. https://web.archive.org/web/20210723174510/https://www.moshanir.co/fa/abadan.aspx. Archived from the original on 23 July 2021. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20221013171811/https://openjicareport.jica.go.jp/pdf/12283909.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 October 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. https://web.archive.org/web/20220709092659/https://www.power-technology.com/marketdata/abadan-combined-cycle-power-plant-iran/. Archived from the original on 09 July 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)

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