Kirov-5 power station
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Kirov-5 power station (Кировская ТЭЦ-5) is a 450-megawatt (MW) coal-fired and gas-fired power plant in Kirov province, Russia.
The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is in Leninsky rayon, Kirov city, Kirov province.
Background on Plant
The three-unit, 450-MW coal-fired plant is owned by TPlus Group, which is part of the Renova Group. The plant was previously part of TGC-5 and Volzhskaya TGC. TPlus is the successor Volzhskaya TGC, which consolidated TGC-5, TGC-6, TGC-9 and Orenburgskaya TGC in 2014. In 2015, at the shareholders meeting, it was decided to change the name of the combined company to TPlus.
The plant’s three units were brought online between 1982 and 1986 The station is designed to use both coal and gas as fuel. The station provides heat and power to the industry and residential sector of the city of Kirov.
The plant produced 1,256 million kWh of electricity in 2020.
In late 2021 TPlus has reported its plan to fully convert the plant to gas by 2023.
- Owner: TPlus
- Parent company: Renova Group
- Location: Leninsky rayon, Kirov city, Kirov province, Russia
- Coordinates: 58.548938, 49.582392 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross capacity: 450 MW
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 1982-86
- Coal type: Bituminous
- Coal source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and resources
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- Global Power Plant Database, World Resources Institute, Version 1.0.0, April 2018.
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- Кировская ТЭЦ-5, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018
- Кировская ТЭЦ-5, T+ Group, Accessed June 10, 2021
- "Кировская ТЭЦ-5". tplusgroup.ru. Retrieved November 2022 via the Wayback Machine. Check date values in:
- "Основные показатели". tplusgroup.ru. Retrieved November 2022 via the Wayback Machine. Check date values in:
- "К 2026 году кировские ТЭЦ полностью перейдут на газ". kirov-portal.ru. December 2021.
- "Кировская ТЭЦ-5". rosteplo.ru. Retrieved November 2022. Check date values in: