Anadyrskaya power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Anadyrskaya power station is a one-unit, 30-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Anadyr in the Russia. A second unit that initially ran on coal was converted to run on gas in 2018.[1]


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

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Background on Plant

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

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Chukotenergo
  • Parent company: RusHydro
  • Location: Anadyr, Chukotka region, Russia
  • Coordinates: 64.730219, 177.496925 (exact)[4]
  • Status: Unit 1: Retired (converted to gas); Unit 2: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 2 x 30 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: Unit 1: 1986-2018; Unit 2: 1986
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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