Egvekinotskaya power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Egvekinotskaya power station is a 34-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Chukotka (Chukotkaken) Autonomous Region, Russia.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is near Egvekinot (Ervynynnot) town, Iultinsky (Ivyltin) district, Chukotka (Chukotkaken) Autonomous Region. The plant is located in the Western Hemisphere, about 20 km east of the 180th meridian.

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Background on Plant

The 34-MW combined heat-and-power[1] coal-fired Egvekinotskaya power station is owned by RusHydro. The plant was brought online in 1952.[1][2] The station supplies electricity to the Egvekinot village, the Amguema village and the Valunisty mine, and supplies heat to the inhabitants of Egvekinot.[2]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Chukotenergo
  • Parent company: RusHydro
  • Location: Egvekinot (Ervynynnot) town, Iultinsky (Ivyltin) district, Chukotka (Chukotkaken) Autonomous Region, Russia
  • Coordinates: 66.401272, -179.134065 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 3 units, 30 MW total, coal-fired & 4 MW diesel generators[3][4] (Unit 1: 6 MW; Unit 2: 12 MW; Unit 3: 12 MW; 4 diesel generators 1 MW each)[4][1]
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1952
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Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Эгвекинотская ГРЭС, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Эгвекинотская ГРЭС, RAO Energy Systems of the East website, accessed June 2018.
  3. "Эгвекинотская ГРЭС". ПАО "МАГАДАНЭНЕРГО". Jan 24, 2014. Retrieved Dec 22, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. 4.0 4.1 "СХЕМА И ПРОГРАММА развития электроэнергетики Чукотского автономного округа на 2015-2019 годы. Краткая характеристика оборудования Эгвекинотской ГРЭС". Чукотский автономный округ 2015-2019 гг. July 10, 2015. Retrieved Dec 22, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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