Gas- and Oil-Fired Plants in Russia - Ural FD

Chelyabinsk TPP
Location: Chelyabinsk
Operator: OJSC Fortum
Configuration: 82 MW CHP
Operation: 1930- ??
Fuel: natural gas
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: This was the first central power station in Chelyabinsk region. It has 11 power boielers, 8 T/G sets, and 4 peaking boilers. Heating capacity is 947 MWt.

Photograph courtesy of OJSC Fortum
Posted 17 Feb 2013

Chelyabinsk-1
Location: Chelyabinsk
Operator: OJSC Fortum
Configuration: 149 MW CHP
Operation: 1942- ??
Fuel: natural gas
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: This was the first central power station in Chelyabinsk region. It has 8 power boilers, 6 T/G sets, and 6 peaking boilers. Heating capacity is 1,560 MWt.

Photograph courtesy of OJSC Fortum
Posted 17 Feb 2013

Chelyabinsk-2
Location: Chelyabinsk
Operator: OJSC Fortum
Configuration: 2 X 60 MW, 2 X 100 MW CHP
Operation: 1962-1968
Fuel: natural gas, coal
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: LMZ
Quick facts: Chelyabinsk HPP-2 is in the eastern part of the city. Construction began on 10 Mar 1958 and Unit-1 was commissioned on 1 Dec 1962. The plant has 4 turbines, 9 boilers, 2 peak hot water boilers and uses coal for about 10% of its fuel burn. Heating capacity is 956 Gcal/h. The No 4 T/G set was was rebuilt and recommissioned in Nov 2009.

Photograph courtesy of OJSC Fortum
Posted 19 Oct 2011

Kurgansk
Location: Kurgan
Operator: Tyumenergo
Configuration: 480 MW CHP
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 1956
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??

Photograph courtesy of Tyumenergo
Posted 6 Jul 2005

Surgut-1
Location: Khanty-Mansi AO
Operator: OGK-2
Configuration: 2 X 180 MW, 16 X 210 MW
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 1973-1983
Boiler supplier: Taganrog
T/G supplier: LMZ, Electrosila
Quick facts: This plant was in the industcards Top 100 for many years.

Photograph courtesy of RAO UESR
Posted 15 Apr 2004

Surgut-2
Location: Khanty-Mansi AO
Operator: E.ON Russia JSC
Configuration: 6 X 800 MW
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 1983-1987
Boiler supplier: Taganrog
T/G supplier: LMZ, Electrosila
Quick facts: This supercritical plant is one of the world's largest thermal power stations. Two 400-MW CCGT blocks wre added in 2011. In 2012, the plant set an all-time production record with 39 TWh of output.

Photograph courtesy of E.ON
Posted 14 Aug 2010

Nizhnevartovskaya
Location: Khanty-Mansi AO
Operator: JSC INTER RAO UES
Configuration: 2 X 800 MW
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 1993-2004
Boiler supplier: Taganrog
T/G supplier: LMZ, Electrosila
EPC: EMK, Kvartz
Quick facts: Construction of Unit-2 was interrupted for some time and re-started in 2000. Construction on a third unit was started but later terminated. A pair of 400-MW CCGT blocks are now planned instead.

Photograph courtesy of JSC INTER RAO UES
Re-posted 4 Nov 2012

Tobolsk
Location: Tyumen
Operator: OJSC Fortum Russia
Configuration: 1 X 165 MW, 1 X 170 MW, 1 X 130 MW, 1 X 140 MW CHP
Operation: 1981-2011
Fuel: natural gas
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: TMZ, Eletrosila, SEP
Quick facts: In Oct 2011, Fortum and contractor Kvartz completd the repowering of an idled unit at Tobolsk wiht a new 130-MW turbine.

Photograph courtesy of OJSC Fortum Russia
Posted 13 Nov 2011

Tyumen-1 TETS
Location: Tyumen
Operator: Tyumenergo
Configuration: 2 X 40, 3 X 77 MW CHP, 1 X 220 MW CCGT
Operation: 1960-2004
Fuel: natural gas
Boiler supplier: steam ??, CCGT - Taganrog
T/G supplier: steam ??, CCGT - Siemens, LMZ
Quick facts: In 2004, a 220-MW 1+1 CCGT plant was completed at Tyumen-1, one of the first of its kind in Russia.

Photograph courtesy of Tyumenergo
Posted 11 Jun 2005

Tyumen-2 TETS
Location: Tyumen
Operator: Tyumenergo
Configuration: 3 X 180 MW,1 X 210 MW CHP
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 1985-1989
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: LMZ

Photograph courtesy of Tyumenergo
Posted 6 Jul 2005

Urengoy
Location: Tyumen
Operator: JSC INTER RAO UES
Configuration: 2 X 12- MW CHP
Fuel: natural gas
Operation: 1987
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: A 450-MW CCGT plant is under construction for operation in 2012.

Photograph courtesy of JSC INTER RAO UES
Re-posted 4 Nov 2012

Verkhnetagilsk
Location: Sverdlovsk Oblast
Operator: JSC INTER RAO UES
Configuration: 4 X 88 MW, 2 X 100 MW, 2 X 165 MW, 3 X 205 MW CHP
Fuel: natural gas, coal
Operation: 1956-1964
Boiler supplier: Podoloski
T/G supplier: LMZ, Electrotyazhmash
Quick facts: This plant in Verkhnetagil is 80km north of Yekaterinburg. Ekibastuz coal accounts for about a quarter of fuel burn.

Photograph courtesy of OGK-1
Posted 29 Dec 2011

Yuzhnouralsk
Location: Chelyabinsk
Operator: OGK-3
Configuration: 3 X 50 MW, 2 X 82 MW, 1 X 100 MW, 2 X 200 MW
Operation: 1952-1959
Fuel: natural gas
Boiler supplier: Podoloski
T/G supplier: LMZ, Electrosila
EPC: Teploelectroproject Leningrad, Yuzhuralgresstroy
Quick facts: Yuzhnouralsk was the first 1,000-MW class CHP in the Soviet Union. It is 90km from Chelyabinsk city on the left bank of the Uvelka River. The topography required the plant to be built on four separate terrace levels differing in total elevation by 25.5m. The plant was authorized in Jun 1948 by the Ministry of Electric Power Stations and the first unit was connected in Apr 1952. Many engineers for the Soviet Unions rapidly expanding thermal power plant fleet were trained at Yuzhnouralsk during the 1950s. The plant is part of OGK-3.

Photograph courtesy of OGK-3
Posted 19 Aug 2006

Abbreviations

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

Updated 19-Feb-2014

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