Neryungrinskaya power station
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Neryungrinskaya power station (or Neryungri power station) is a 570-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Sakha Republic, Russia.
The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is near Serebryany Bor, in Neryungri (Nüörüñgürü) town, Sakha Republic.
Background on Plant
The three-unit, 570-MW coal-fired Neryungrinskaya power station is owned by RusHydro. The plant’s three units were brought online between 1983 and 1985. In November 2019 a reconstruction and refurbishing of Unit 2 was completed at a cost of 145 million rubles.
In May 2019 local officials agreed to begin monthly monitoring of pollution from the plant.
- Sponsor: JSC RAO Energy System of East
- Parent company: RusHydro
- Location: Serebryany Bor, in Neryungri (Nüörüñgürü) town, Sakha Republic, Russia
- Coordinates: 56.669848, 124.852283 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross capacity: 570 MW (Units 1-2: 180 MW; Unit 3: 210 MW)
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 1983-85
- Coal type: Bituminous
- Coal source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and resources
- Global Power Plant Database, World Resources Institute, Version 1.0.0, April 2018.
- Neryungri Coal Power Plant Russia, Global Energy Observatory, accessed June 2018.
- Нерюнгринская ГРЭС, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
- На Нерюнгринской ГРЭС завершен текущий ремонт энергоблока, ysia.ru, Nov. 25, 2019
- Нерюнгринские депутаты обсудили проблемы экологии Чульмана, NewsYKT, Jun. 1, 2019