Vaskiluoto power station
Vaskiluoto power station is a coal- and oil-fired power station in Österbotten, Finland. A 238-megawatt (MW) unit is coal-fired.
The undated satellite below shows the plant in Vaasa.
The power plant originally consisted of a 38 MW unit commissioned in 1958 that is now retired. The existing power station is made up of two units: a 160 MW unit 1 that runs on fuel oil, and a 238 MW unit 2 that runs on coal. The coal unit was commissioned in 1981.
Project Details of coal unit
- Sponsor: Vaskiluodon Voima Oy
- Parent company: Vaskiluodon Voima
- Location: Vaasa (Vasa), Österbotten (Pohjanmaa), Finland
- Coordinates: 63.09151, 21.552176 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Capacity: 238 MW
- Start date: 1981
- Type: Subcritical
- Coal Type: Bituminous
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Resources and articles
- "Coal-Fired Plants in Finland," Industcards, accessed April 2016