Datang Chuzhou power station

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Datang Chuzhou power station (大唐滁州发电厂) was a proposed 1,320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Anhui Province, China.

Location

The map below shows the location where the plant would be built near Baimi Village, Shahe Town, Nanqiao District, Chuzhou Prefecture, Anhui Province.

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Background on Project

China Datang was planning to build a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 2,000 MW in Anhui Province.[1][2][3][4]

The project's Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) was published in January 2014.[5]

In 2015 the plant's EIA was rejected, due to insufficient plans to reduce regional pollution; being in an environmentally-sensitive location; and having insufficient public participation. The planned capacity was listed as 2 x 660 MW.[6][7]

However, in Anhui Province Power Development 13th 5-Year Plan published in May 2017, Datang Chuzhou power station is listed as a start-construction project.[8]

As of July 2018 the power station is moving forward in a new location, to avoid the problems with the original EIA.[9]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: China Datang
  • Location: Shahe Town (Shahezhen), Nanqiao District, Chuzhou Prefecture, Anhui Province, China
  • Coordinates: 32.399344, 118.270472 (exact)
  • Status: Pre-permit development
  • Gross capacity: 1,320 MW (Units 1 & 2: 660 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-Supercritical[2]
  • Projected in service:
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  • Source of financing:

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