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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.

Location

The map below shows the location of the plant, near Bali, in Hanjiang District, Yangzhou Prefecture, 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]

Description of Expansion

A third phase of 2 x 1000 MW has been proposed.[3]

2016: Nationwide Restrictions Imposed on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity

Due to new restrictions announced during 2016 by the National Energy Administration and the National Development and Reform Commission, further capacity expansions at this location appear to be on hold or cancelled. For details, see China's 2016 Restrictions on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity.

Plant Details for Existing Units 1-4

  • Sponsor: Jiangsu Guoxin Investment Group
  • Location: Bali, Hanjiang District, Yangzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 32.2677778, 119.4194444 (exact
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 2,640 MW (Units 1 & 2: 630 MW; Units 3 & 4: 600 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical (Units 1 & 2); Ultra-supercritical (Units 3 & 4)
  • In service: 1998 (Units 1 & 2); 2006-07 (Units 3 & 4)
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Project Details for Planned Units 5 & 6

  • Sponsor: Jiangsu Guoxin Investment Group
  • Location: Bali, Hanjiang District, Yangzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 32.2677778, 119.4194444 (exact
  • Status: Shelved
  • Gross capacity: 2,000 MW (Units 5 & 6: 1,000 MW)
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Articles and resources

References

  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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