Chita-1 power station
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Chita-1 power station is a 491-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Zabaykalsky territory, Russia.
The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is in Zheleznodorozhny rayon, Chita city, Zabaykalsky territory.
Background on Plant
The six-unit, 491-MW coal-fired combined heat-and-power station is owned by Russian Railways. The plant’s six units were brought online between 1965 and 1978. The plant provides electricity to the city of Chita and delivers electricity to the overall power network, as well as satisfies 80% of demand for centralized heat of the regional center and nearby villages.
- Sponsor: TGC-14
- Parent company: JSC Russian Railways
- Location: Zheleznodorozhny rayon, Chita city, Zabaykalsky territory, Russia
- Coordinates: 52.053534, 113.357599 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross generating capacity (operating):
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 1965-1978
- Coal type: Lignite
- Coal source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and resources
- Chita TPP-1 Coal Power Plant Russia, Global Energy Observatory, accessed June 2018.
- Читинская ТЭЦ-1, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
- Характеристики генерирующего оборудования, TGC-14 website, accessed June 2018.
- "Мощнее, надёжнее, экологичнее. На ТЭЦ-1 запустили новую турбину". Chita.ru. Nov 22, 2019. Retrieved Dec 22, 2021.
- "На Читинской ТЭЦ-1 завершился ремонт третьей турбины". TGK-14. July 29, 2021. Retrieved Dec 22, 2021.