Kristiina power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Kristiina power station was a coal- and oil-fired power station in Österbotten, Finland. A 242-megawatt (MW) unit was coal-fired.

The coal plant was retired in 2017.

Location

The undated satellite below shows the plant in Kristinestad (Kristiinankaupunki).

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Background

The power plant consisted of a 220 MW oil-fired unit and a 242 MW subcritical coal unit, commissioned in 1974 to 1983 and owned by Pohjolan Voima.[1]

In 2015 Pohjolan Voima decided to retire the coal plant.[2]

Project Details of coal unit

  • Sponsor: Pohjolan Voima Oy
  • Parent company: Pohjolan Voima
  • Developer:
  • Location: Kristinestad (Kristiinankaupunki), Sydösterbotten, Österbotten (Pohjanmaa), Finland
  • Coordinates: 62.254911, 21.326515 (exact)
  • Status: Retired
  • Capacity: 242 MW
  • Start date: 1983
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

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