Aktubinsk New power station

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Aktubinsk New power station (also known as Aktyubinsk power station and Aktobe power station) was a proposed 60-megwatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Aktobe, Kazakhstan.


The map below shows Aktobe, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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Background on Plant

Kazakhenergo had proposed a 60 megawatt coal plant in Aktobe (formerly Aktyubinsk),[1] but the power project for Aktobe was later proposed to be a 25 to 100 MW natural gas plant, with a feasibility study financed by the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) in 2014.[2]

Project Details of unit 5

  • Sponsor: Kazakhenergo
  • Parent company:
  • Developer:
  • Location: Aktobe (formerly Aktyubinsk), Kazakhstan
  • Coordinates: 50.283333, 57.166667 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Capacity: 60 MW
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Articles and resources


  1. "World Electric Power Plants Database,", Platts, September 2013. The database is not available online but can be purchased from Platts.
  2. "US agency to support gas-fired power plant project in Kazakhstan," EBR, July 3, 2014.

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