Salmisaari power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Salmisaari power station is a 160-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Uusimaa, Finland.


The undated satellite below shows the plant in Helsinki.

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The 160 MW subcritical coal plant began operating in 1984.[1]

In 2015 the plant was converted to burn both coal and wood pellets.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Helsingin Energia
  • Parent company: Helsingin Energia
  • Developer:
  • Location: Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
  • Coordinates: 60.165375, 24.904517 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 160 MW
  • Start date: 1984
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

Resources and articles


  1. "Coal-Fired Plants in Finland," Industcards, accessed April 2016
  2. "Salmisaari power plant," Helsingin Energia, accessed April 2016

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