Partizanskaya power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Partizanskaya power station is a 217-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Primorsky territory, Russia.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is near Partizansk town, Primorsky territory.

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Background on Plant

The two-unit, 217-MW coal-fired Partizanskaya power station is owned by RusHydro. The plant’s two units were brought online in 1959 and 1980.[1][2][3]

Environmental impact

In 2017 and 2018 several videos were posted on YouTube of black smoke emitting from the plant, and an employee of the plant reported that the smoke was coal ash escaping due to improperly fitted pipes and boilers.[4]

Ад над Партизанской ГРЭС[5]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Far Eastern Generating Co JSC
  • Parent company: RusHydro
  • Location: Partizansk town, Primorsky territory, Russia
  • Coordinates: 43.061237, 133.135608 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 217 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1959 (Unit 1); 1980 (Unit 2)
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. Global Power Plant Database, World Resources Institute, Version 1.0.0, April 2018.
  2. Partizansk Powerplant, Enipedia, accessed June 2018.
  3. Партизанская ГРЭС, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
  4. "Экологически чистая" работа Партизанской ГРЭС в Приморском крае, Mobile Reporter, Sep. 11, 2017
  5. Ад над Партизанской ГРЭС, Олег Васильев, Feb. 19, 2018

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