Heris Power Station

From Global Energy Monitor
Part of the Global Gas Plant Tracker, a Global Energy Monitor and Center for Media and Democracy project.

Heris Power Station also known as the Heris Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 990-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant, in Heris county, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran.[1]


The map below shows the approximate location of the power station in Heris, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran.

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Construction of the Herris power station began June 21, 2014. It was planned to have a capacity of 1000 MW.[2] The first phase of operation commenced on August 1, 2019[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Heris Power Plant Co.[3]
  • Parent company: Omid Taban Hour Energy management[4]
  • Location: Heris, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran
  • Coordinates: 38.2469, 47.1168 (approximate)
  • Gross capacity : 1000 MW
    • Combined-cycle unit: 2 x 500 MW

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 Mina Noei Inauguration of 1st phase of Combined Cycle Power Plant in E. Azarbaijan prov. Mehrs News Agency August 1, 2019
  2. Tana Energy Group Heris Combined Cycle Power Plant Organizational website, May 28, 2016
  3. Heris PP mission organizational website, accessed Nov.19, 2019
  4. Omid Taban Hour Energy management http://en.energyomid.ir/portfolio/heris-power-generator/ Heris Power Generator organizational website, accesed Nov. 19, 2019