Biysk-1 power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Biysk-1 power station is a 615-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Altai territory, Russia.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is in Biysk city, Altai territory.

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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.[1][2][3] In May 2020 Unit 7 was switched to run on cheaper D grade coal,[4] or subbituminous coal.

Plant Details

  • 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

References

  1. Biysk-1 Powerplant, Enipedia, accessed June 2018.
  2. Бийская ТЭЦ, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
  3. Biyskenergo website, accessed June 2018.
  4. Бийская ТЭЦ перешла на более экономичный и доступный вид топлива, biwork.ru, May 29, 2020

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