Elbląg power station

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Elbląg power station is a 74-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Elbląg, Warmian-Masurian province, Poland.[1]


The map below shows the location of the power station in Elbląg, Warmian-Masurian Province, Poland.

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The Elbląg plant was originally commissioned in 1928. However, it suffered damage during the war and was rebuilt in 1946. The plant expanded from 1953-1956, and added cogeneration in the 1960s. It has been operating under Energa since 1997.[2]

In 2020, Energa proposed converting the fuel source from hard coal to gas.[3] There are also reports of a new gas-fired combined-cycle cogeneration unit proposal.[4][5]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: ENERGA Kogeneracja Sp. z o.o.[6]
  • Parent company: PKN Orlen [7]
  • Location: Elbląg, Warmian-Masurian Province, Poland
  • Coordinates: 54.180335, 19.385749 (exact)[8]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 74 MW
    • Coal-fired with CHP, 74MW (start-up in 1928)[1]
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 115 MW
    • Unit CC1: Gas-fired combined-cycle with CHP[9], 115 MW (start-up in 2023)[5]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 Elektrociepłownia Elbląg, ENERGA Kogeneracja, accessed Mar 24, 2021
  2. History, ENERGA Kogeneracja, accessed Mar 24, 2021
  3. Information to the condensed consolidated report of the Energa Group for Q3 2020, Energa, Nov 5, 2020
  4. Grzegorz Należyty, The future of gas hinges on hydrogen, Biznes Alert, Nov 6, 2020
  5. 5.0 5.1 Deklaracja Srodowiskowa Za Rok 2018, Grupa Energa, 2018
  6. Profile, ENERGA Kogeneracja, accessed Mar 24, 2021
  7. Current Report No. 35/2020, Energa, Apr 20, 2020
  8. Energa Kogeneracja Sp. z o.o., Google Maps, accessed Mar 24, 2021
  9. Energa: buy, M Dom Maklerski, Jan 23, 2014