Chaunskaya-2 power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Chaunskaya-2 power station is a proposed 36-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Chukotka (Chukotkaken) Autonomous Region, Russia.


The map below shows Pevek, Russia, where the plant will be built.

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Background on Plant

Chaunskaya-2 power station would replace the original Chaunskaya power station, which was commissioned in 1944 and is scheduled to be retired in 2019.[1] In the meantime the area's power supply will come from a floating nuclear power plant, the Akademik Lomonosov.[2]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Chukotenergo
  • Parent company: RusHydro
  • Location: Pevek (Peekin) town, Chaunsky (Chaan) district, Chukotka (Chukotkaken) Autonomous Region, Russia
  • Coordinates: 69.6924585, 170.3788811 (approximate)
  • Status: Announced
  • Gross capacity: 36 MW[3]
  • Type:
  • In service: 2026
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