Serovskaya power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Serovskaya power station is a 808-megawatt (MW) power plant in Sverdlovsk province, Russia. Out of this total of 808 MW, 288 MW is powered by coal, and the rest by natural gas.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is near Serov town, Sverdlovsk province.

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Background on Coal-Fired Units

The three currently operating coal-fired generating units at Serovskaya power station have a capacity of 288 MW. The plant is owned by Gazprom. The plant’s three currently operating coal-fired units were brought online between 1958 and 1959. The first four coal-fired units have been retired.[1][2][3]

Details for Coal-Fired Units

  • Sponsor: OGK-2
  • Parent company: Gazprom
  • Location: Serov town, Sverdlovsk province, Russia
  • Coordinates: 59.635095, 60.703084 (exact)
  • Status: Operating (Units 5-7); Retired (Units 1-4)
  • Gross capacity: 288 MW (Unit 5: 88 MW; Units 6-7: 100 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1958-59 (Units 5-7)
  • Coal type: Sub-bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. Global Power Plant Database, World Resources Institute, Version 1.0.0, April 2018.
  2. Серовская ГРЭС, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
  3. Серовская ГРЭС, OGK-2 website, accessed June 2018.

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