Belovskaya power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Belovskaya power station is a 1,260-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Kemerovo province, Russia.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is near Inskoy, in Belovo town, Kemerovo province.

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Background on Plant

The six-unit, 1,260-MW coal-fired Belovskaya power station is owned by SUEK. The plant’s six units were brought online between 1964 and 1968.[1][2][3][4]

Accidents

In July 2019 a woman and her young daughter drowned after being pulled into an intake valve in a reservoir that feeds water to the plant.[5]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: TGC-12 (Kuzbassenergo)
  • Parent company: SUEK
  • Location: Inskoy, Belovo town, Kemerovo province, Russia
  • Coordinates: 54.444885, 86.425327 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,260 MW (Units 1-4: 200 MW; Units 5-6: 230 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1964-1968
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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References

  1. Global Power Plant Database, World Resources Institute, Version 1.0.0, April 2018.
  2. Belovskaya CHP State District Power Station Russia, Global Energy Observatory, accessed June 2018.
  3. Беловская ГРЭС, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
  4. Беловская ГРЭС, SUEK website, accessed June 2018.
  5. В БЕЛОВЕ МАТЬ С ДОЧЕРЬЮ УТОНУЛИ, ПОПАВ В ВОРОНКУ, gazeta.a42.ru, Jul. 15, 2019

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