Datang Dongying power station

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Datang Dongying power station (大唐东营发电公司) is a proposed 4,000-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shandong Province, China.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the proposed location for the plant at Dongying Port.

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Background on Project

China Datang has proposed a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total planned capacity of 2,000 MW in Shandong Province.[1]

Although it was originally scheduled for completion in 2015,[2][3] the power station was not permitted for construction until August 2015.[4]

Construction began on units 1-2 in 2016.[5]

Units 3-4

In 2015 China Datang said the company was planning two more units, units 3-4, of 1,000 MW each.[6]

Nationwide Restrictions Imposed on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity

In January 2017 China's National Energy Administration suspended over 100 planned and under-construction coal power projects in 13 provinces, including Datang Dongying. It is unclear when or if the projects will be revived.[7]

For details, see China's 2016 Restrictions on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: China Datang
  • Location: Dongying Port, Hekou District, Dongying Prefecture, Shandong Province, China
  • Coordinates: 38.113151, 118.910229 (exact)
  • Status: Construction shelved (Units 1-2), Shelved (Units 3-4)
  • Gross capacity: 4,000 MW (Units 1-4: 1,000 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-supercritical
  • Projected in service:
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