A Coal Power Plant in SimCity 5

The Coal Power Plant is a building in SimCity

Supplies Power to your city.

A Coal Power Plant is the cheapest power plant to build, but it requires a supply of coal and it generates a lot of pollution.

Ingame Description[edit]

Imports Coal directly from the Global Market to generate enough power for even a large city. Also pollution, a lot of pollution.

Power Production Rate[edit]


Coal Burn Rate[edit]

4.3 tons/day

Air Pollution Rate[edit]



Connect city to the Highway


$17,000 Simoleons



Upgrade Modules[edit]

Coal Power Plant Sign

Dirty Coal Generator

Advanced Coal Generator

Clean Coal Generator