CCGT Plants in Belarus
Berezovskaya Unit-3 GT
Location: Belarus
Operator: Brestenergo
Configuration: 2 X 25 MW UGT-25000 gas turbines
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2005
T/G supplier: Zorya
EPC: Belnipienergoprom
Quick facts: These are topping gas turbines for a 165-MW steam set.

Photograph courtesy of Minenergo
Posted 21 Jun 2015

Berezovskaya Unit-7
Location: Belarus
Operator: Brestenergo
Configuration: 425-MW, 1+1 CCGT with SGT5-4000F gas turbine
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2014
HRSG supplier: Hangzhou
T/G supplier: Shanghai
EPC: CMEC, Hebei Electric Power Construction Co, Tianjin Electric Power Construction
Quick facts: In June 2011, CMEC began construction on Berezovskaya Unit-7, essentially a twin of the Lukoml CCGT. About half a dozen local companies also worked on the project. China Exim Bank made preferential loans covering 85% of the cost of the Lukoml and Berezovskaya CCGT projects. In addition, CMEC was exempted from import duties and VAT on equipment. This was the first full-Chinese version of the Siemens SGT5-4000F gas turbine built by Shanghai Electric. The new block was synchronized in Nov 2013 and handed over in Mar 2014. It connects to the 330kV network.

Photograph courtesy of Power China
Posted 3 Feb 2016

Lukoml CC
Location: Belarus
Operator: Vitebskenergo
Configuration: 425-MW, 1+1 CCGT with SGT5-4000F gas turbine
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2014
HRSG supplier: Hangzhou
T/G supplier: Siemens, Shanghai
EPC: CMEC
Quick facts: In Sep 2010, Vitebskenergo signed a turnkey contract with CMEC for a PGU-400 CCGT plant at Lukoml. The plant was handed over to schedule on 30 May 2014.

Photograph courtesy of operby.com
Posted 14 Mar 2015

Minsk-2 CC
Location: Belarus
Operator: Minsk Heat Network
Configuration: two 32.5-MW, 1+1 CCGT blocks with SGT-600 gas turbines CHP
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2011
HRSG supplier: AE&E Nanjing
T/G supplier: Siemens, Zhongzhong Power Generation
EPC: North China Power Engineering Co Ltd, Tsentrenergomontazh JSC
Quick facts: In Jan 2007, the GOB and the GOC signed a contract for construction of this CCGT project using concessional loans. This heating plant serves the southwestern district of Minsk and first went into operation in 1934. It was extensively rebuild after heavy damage during World War II and ended up with 29 MW of electrical capacity and 575 Gcal/hr of heating output before the extension. In 2009, work got underway on the new-builds and the $48mn project completed in Sep 2011 as the first joint energy project of Belarus and China.

Photograph courtesy of www.ccoec.com.cn
Posted 17 Feb 2015

Minsk-3
Location: Belarus
Operator: Minskenergo
Configuration: 250-MW, 1+1 CCGT with GT13E2 gas turbine CHP
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 2009
HRSG supplier: Tlmace
T/G supplier: Alstom, TMZ, Elsib
EPC: BelNIPIenergoprom, Tsentrenergomontazh JSC, Heilongjiang Power Construction No 3 Co
Quick facts: In Jul 2007, TMZ announced it would build the steam set for a new CCGT block at Minsk-3. The plant completed on 27 Feb 2009.

Photograph courtesy of Minskenergo
Posted 21 Jun 2015

Minsk-5 CC
Location: Belarus
Operator: Minsk Heat Network
Configuration: 400-MW, 1+1 CCGT blocks with MW701F3 gas turbine CHP
Fuel: natural gas, oil
Operation: 2012
HRSG supplier: Babcock-Hitachi Dongfang Boiler
T/G supplier: Dongfang, MHI
EPC:North China Power Engineering Co Ltd
Quick facts: In Sep 2008, in the GOB and the GOC signed a contract for a this dual-fuel project. In July 2009, MHI received an order from Dongfang for components for the 1+1 block, including some of the 701F gas turbine high temperature parts, control modules, plus steam turbine blades. This was the first time that Dongfang Turbine used MHI-licensed equipment in another country. The plant was turned over on 17 February 2012.

Photograph courtesy of www.ccoec.com.cn
Posted 17 Feb 2015

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 17-Feb-2016

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