Yangzhou-2 power station

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Yangzhou-2 power station (江苏国信扬州第二发电公司三期) is a 2,460-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, in Jiangsu Province.

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Background on Plant

Yangzhou-2 power station is a four-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 2,460 MW in Jiangsu Province. The first two units were built in 1998; the second two in 2006 and 2007.[1][2] A third phase of 2 x 1000 MW has been proposed.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Jiansu Guoxin Invest Group
  • Location: Yangzhou city, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 32.2683468, 119.4194663 (exact)
  • Status: Units 1-4: Operating; Units 5-6: Pre-permit development
  • Gross capacity: Units 1-2: 2 x 630 MW; Units 3-4: 2 x 600 MW; Units 5-6: 1000 MW
  • Type: Units 1-2: Subcritical; Units 3-4: Supercritical
  • In service:
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Articles and resources


  1. "Coal-Fired Plants in China - Jiangsu," Power Plants Around the World, accessed September 2015
  2. "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.
  3. "江苏省2014年度火电项目优选评议结果公示(名单)," Polaris power grid News, 2014/10/22

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