Kurakhov power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Kurakhov (Kurakhovskaya) power station is a 1,517-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Donetsk, Ukraine.


The map below shows the location of the plant, in Kurakhove, Maryinka.

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Background on Plant

Kurakhov power station is a seven-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,517 MW. The original plant first built in 1941 has been retired. The seven operating units are 210-225 MW each, and were completed between 1972 and 1975. The plant is owned by DTEK.[1]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: DTEK Vostokenergo
  • Parent company: DTEK
  • Location: Kurakhove, Maryinka, Donetsk, Ukraine
  • Coordinates: 47.994514, 37.237077 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,517 MW (Units 3-9: 200-225 MW each)
  • Type: Supercritical[2]
  • In service: 1972-1975
  • Coal type:
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "Integrated Report," DTEK Annual Report 2014, p. 92
  2. "Kurakhovskaya Thermal Power Plant Ukraine," GEO, accessed April 2016

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