Kirov-5 power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Kirov-5 power station is a 450-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Kirov province, Russia.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is in Leninsky rayon, Kirov city, Kirov province.

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Background on Plant

The three-unit, 450-MW coal-fired Kirov-5 power station is owned by Renova Group. The plant’s three units were brought online between 1982 and 1986[1][2][3] The station is designed to use both coal and gas as fuel.[4] The station provides heat and power to the industry and residential sector of the city of Kirov.[4]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: TGC-5
  • 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:
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Articles and resources


  1. Global Power Plant Database, World Resources Institute, Version 1.0.0, April 2018.
  2. Kirov CHPP-5 Power Plant Russia, Global Energy Observatory, accessed June 2018
  3. Кировская ТЭЦ-5, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018
  4. 4.0 4.1 Кировская ТЭЦ-5, T+ Group, Accessed June 10, 2021

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