Jiangsu Nantong power station

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Jiangsu Nantong power station, (江苏南通发电厂上大压小一期) also known as the Huaneng Nantong power station, is a 3,400-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Jiangsu Province, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, near Tianshengang Town (Tianshengangzhen), Gangzha District, Nantong Prefecture, Jiangsu Province.

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Background on Plant

Jiangsu Nantong power station is a 3,400 megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in the prefecture of Nantong, China. The four units of Nantong-1 and -2, totaling 1,400 MW, were completed between 1989 and 1989.[1] The two-unit Nantong-3, totaling 2,000 MW, was completed in 2014.[2][3]

The Tianshenggang power station, a 660-MW coal-fired plant about a kilometer to the west, is owned by Nantong Tianshenggang Power Generation.[4] Nantong Tianshenggang Power Co. is affiliated with Guodian Longyuan Power and Huaneng Nantong Subsidiary under China Huaneng Group.[5]

Project Details of 2000 MW expansion

  • Sponsor: Nantong Power Company and Huaneng Nantong Power Company Limited (50:50 shares)[6]
  • Parent company: China Huaneng
  • Location: Nantong City, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 32.03214, 120.76956 (exact)
  • Status: Operating (2014)
  • Gross capacity: 2,000 MW (Units 1 and 2: 1,000 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-supercritical
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  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "Coal-Fired Plants Financed by International Public Investment Institutions Since 1994", Appendix to Foreclosing the Future: Coal, Climate and International Public Finance: Investment in coal-fired power plants hinders the fight against global warming, Environmental Defense, April 2009.
  2. "南通电厂2×1000MW超超临界机组投产发电," 龙源电力, 2014/03/20
  3. 国电龙源电力南通电厂2×1000MW超超临界机组投产发电, CHPPCH website, Mar. 21, 2014.
  4. "Coal-Fired Plants in China - Jiangsu: Tianshenggang," Industcards, accessed October 2014
  5. "构建大动力装置,同时关闭小的江苏南通电厂2× 1000MW机组电源已开工的项目," China Guodian website, 2011-11-17
  6. "国电南通电厂2×1000MW超超临界机组投产发电," China Guodian Corporation, 2013-3-20

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