Global Energy Monitor

The Global Gas Plant Tracker (GGPT) is a worldwide dataset of gas-fired power plants. It includes units with capacities of 50 megawatts (MW) or more (20 MW or more in the European Union and the United Kingdom). The GGPT catalogs every gas power plant at this capacity threshold of any status, including operating, announced, pre-construction, construction, shelved, cancelled, mothballed, or retired. Units often consist of a boiler and gas or steam turbines, and several units may make up one gas-fired power station. The map and underlying data is updated bi-annually, in February and July. Each plant included in the tracker is linked to a wiki page on, which provides additional details.

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Kostromskaya GRES Power Station, Kostroma, Russia
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