Khabarovsk-3 power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Khabarovsk-3 power station is a 540-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Khabarovsk territory, Russia. (Additional units at this plant have been converted to natural gas.)


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is in Krasnoflotsky rayon, Khabarovsk city, Khabarovsk territory.

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Background on Plant

The four-unit, 720-MW coal-fired Khabarovsk-3 power station is owned by RusHydro. The plant’s four units were brought online between 1985 and 2006.[1][2] In March 2019 the plant began converting one of its boilers to run on gas instead of coal.[3] As of June 2020 the plant was described by as a cogeneration plant, suggesting that the conversion of Unit 1 to gas is complete.[4]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: JSC RAO Energy System of East
  • Parent company: RusHydro
  • Location: Krasnoflotsky rayon, Khabarovsk city, Khabarovsk territory, Russia
  • Coordinates: 48.570367, 135.1512 (exact)
  • Status: Units 1-3: Operating; Unit 4: Retired (converted to gas)
  • Gross capacity: 540 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: Unit 1: 1985-2020; Unit 2: 1987; Unit 3: 1989; Unit 4: 2006
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
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