Novo-Irkutsk power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Russiacoal}}Novo-Irkutsk power station is a 705-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Irkutsk province, Russia.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is in Irkutsk city, Irkutsk province.

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Background on Plant

The five-unit, 655-MW coal-fired Novo-Irkutsk power station is owned by EuroSibEnergo. The plant’s five units were brought online between 1975 and 1987.[1][2][3]

In 2013 an additional 50-MW unit was commissioned. The unit had been part of the Ust-Ilimsk Thermal Power Plant, which was decommissioned in 2004. The unit was transported to Irkutsk in 2011.[4]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Irkutskenergo
  • Parent company: EuroSibEnergo
  • Location: Irkutsk city, Irkutsk province, Russia
  • Coordinates: 52.246817, 104.203081 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 705 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: Units 1-5: 1975-87; Unit 6: 2013
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Articles and resources


  1. Global Power Plant Database, World Resources Institute, Version 1.0.0, April 2018.
  2. Novo-Irkutsk CHP Power Station Russia, Global Energy Observatory, accessed June 2018.
  3. Ново-Иркутская ТЭЦ, Wikipedia (Russian), accessed June 2018.
  4. На Ново-Иркутской ТЭЦ введут турбину 50 МВт, Gazeta Irkutks, Dec. 19, 2013

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