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The Ekibastuz GRES-3 is 1,200MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Pavlodar, Kazakhstan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2027 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2029. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Samruk-Energy. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The fuel will be procured from Ekibastuz coal basin.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2027. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2029.

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About Samruk-Energy

Samruk-Energy (Samruk), a subsidiary of Samruk-Kazyna, is a vertically integrated power holding company. It carries out the production of electricity and heat; transmission, distribution and sale of electricity; and production of coal. Samruk also administers the reduction of electricity loss in power grids, minimization of negative impact on the environment, reduction of specific fuel consumption and optimization of equipment operation modes, operation of energy equipment, and restoration, modernization, and reconstruction of existing and new generating facilities. The company serves industrial, budgetary, household, and other consumers in the Republic of Kazakhstan. Samruk is headquartered in Astana City, Astana, Kazakhstan.

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.