Raichihinskaya power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Raichihinskaya power station (or Raychikhinsk power station) is a 83-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Amur province, Russia.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is in Progress settlement, Amur province.

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Background on Plant

The 83-MW coal-fired Raichihinskaya power station is owned by RusHydro.[1][2] At its peak, the station had up to 227 MW of installed capacity. However in 2009, the largest and newest turbine with 100 MW capacity was moved to the Partizanskaya power station. And in 2020, equipment from the first stage was decommissioned, leaving only 83 MW of installed capacity in operation at the power station.[3]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: OAO Amurskaya Generatsiya
  • Parent company: RusHydro
  • Location: Progress settlement, Amur province, Russia
  • Coordinates: 49.748247, 129.693183 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 83 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service:
  • Coal type: Lignite
  • Coal source: Raichikhinskoe deposit
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. Райчихинская ГРЭС, Far Eastern Generating Company, Accessed June 11, 2021
  2. Райчихинская ГРЭС, RAO Energy Systems of the East website, accessed June 2018.
  3. Райчихинская ГРЭС, Wikipedia, Accessed June 11, 2021

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