Biysk-1 power station
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Biysk-1 power station is a 615-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Altai territory, Russia.
The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is in Biysk city, Altai territory.
Background on Plant
The eight-unit, 615-MW coal-fired Biysk-1 power station is owned by Biyskenergo. The plant’s eight units were brought online between 1951 and 1994. In May 2020 Unit 7 was switched to run on cheaper D grade coal, or subbituminous coal.
- Sponsor: OAO Biyskenergo
- Parent company: Biyskenergo
- Location: Biysk city, Altai territory, Russia
- Coordinates: 52.48922, 85.08656 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross capacity: 615 MW: Unit 1: 25 MW; Unit 2: 25 MW; Unit 3: 60 MW; Unit 4: 110 MW; Unit 5: 110 MW; Unit 6: 110 MW; Unit 7: 110 MW; Unit 8: 65 MW
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 1951-1994
- Coal type: Unit 1-6 & Unit 8: Bituminous; Unit 7: Sub-bituminous
- Coal source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and resources
- Biysk-1 Powerplant, Enipedia, accessed June 2018.
- Бийская ТЭЦ, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
- Biyskenergo website, accessed June 2018.
- Бийская ТЭЦ перешла на более экономичный и доступный вид топлива, biwork.ru, May 29, 2020