The Minsk CHP-5 Power Plant is 325.2MW gas fired power project. It is planned in Minsk, Belarus. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2020 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by RUE "Minskenergo". The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant that will be used for Peakload.

The project cost is expected to be around $376.386m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2020. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Contractors involved

Siemens Energy will be the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company is expected to provide6 gas turbines, each with 54.2MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens Energy is expected to be the supplier electric generator for the project.

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About RUE "Minskenergo"

RUE "Minskenergo" (Minskenergo), a subsidiary of Belenergo, is a power company that produces and sells electricity. The company offers services such as transmission and distribution of electricity and heat, and energy saving programs, among others. It also provides educational services including electrical equipment training programs, operation of thermal installations and heat networks training, cable lines repair and installation training, and electrical cable networks study program, among others. The company operates thermal power generators and boilers located across Minsk, Molodechno, Borisov, Molodechno and Slutsk. Minskenergo is headquartered in Minsk, Belarus.


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