Neryungrinskaya power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Russiacoal}}Neryungrinskaya power station (or Neryungri power station) is a 570-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Sakha Republic, Russia.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is near Serebryany Bor, in Neryungri (Nüörüñgürü) town, Sakha Republic.

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Background on Plant

The three-unit, 570-MW coal-fired Neryungrinskaya power station is owned by RusHydro. The plant’s three units were brought online between 1983 and 1985.[1][2][3]

Environmental impact

In May 2019 local officials agreed to begin monthly monitoring of pollution from the plant.[4]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: JSC RAO Energy System of East
  • Parent company: RusHydro
  • Location: Serebryany Bor, in Neryungri (Nüörüñgürü) town, Sakha Republic, Russia
  • Coordinates: 56.669848, 124.852283 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 570 MW (Units 1-2: 180 MW; Unit 3: 210 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1983-85
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. Global Power Plant Database, World Resources Institute, Version 1.0.0, April 2018.
  2. Neryungri Coal Power Plant Russia, Global Energy Observatory, accessed June 2018.
  3. Нерюнгринская ГРЭС, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
  4. Нерюнгринские депутаты обсудили проблемы экологии Чульмана, NewsYKT, Jun. 1, 2019

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