Anadyrskaya power station

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Anadyrskaya power station was a two-unit, 50-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Anadyr in Russia. Both units were fully converted to run on gas between 2018 and 2021.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Anadyr, Chukotka region, Russia.

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Background on Plant

The Anadyrskaya power station was first commissioned in 1986.[1] The plant's first unit was converted to run on gas in March of 2018, and the second unit was initally scheduled to be converted to gas in 2019-2020.[2] The estimated savings of this conversion are 112 million rubles over eight years.[2] In March 2019 it was reported that unit 2 would be converted to run on gas by 2020.[3] In October 2020 a dual-fuel trial was conducted for Unit 2. RusHydro plans to fully convert Unit 2 to gas in 2021.[4] The conversion of Unit 2 to fully run on gas was completed in April of 2021.[1]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Chukotenergo
  • Parent company: RusHydro
  • Location: Anadyr, Chukotka region, Russia
  • Coordinates: 64.730219, 177.496925 (exact)[5]
  • Status: Unit 1: Retired (converted to gas); Unit 2: Retired (converted to gas)
  • Gross capacity: 50 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: Unit 1: 1986-2018; Unit 2: 1986-2021
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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