Suomenoja power station

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{{#badges: CoalSwarm}} Suomenoja power station is a coal- and gas-fired power station in Uusimaa, Finland. 170-megawatts (MW) is coal-fired.


The undated satellite below shows the plant in Espoo.

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The power plant has a total of six units: two using coal, three using natural gas and one heat pump unit, commissioned from 1977 to 2015. In 1977 a steam power plant producing electricity and heat and using coal as fuel was completed. A hot water boiler plant based on circulating fluidized bed technology and intended for peak load operation was completed in 1986.[1]

Project Details of coal units

  • Sponsor: Fortum Oyj
  • Parent company: Fortum
  • Developer:
  • Location: Espoo, Uusimaa, Finland
  • Coordinates: 60.148333, 24.718333 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 170 MW (Unit 1: 90 MW, Unit 2: 80 MW)
  • Start date: 1977 (Unit 1), 1986 (Unit 2)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

Resources and articles


  1. "Coal-Fired Plants in Finland," Industcards, accessed April 2016

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