Huaneng Haimen power station

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Huaneng Shantou Haimen power station (华能汕头海门电厂) is a 4,144-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Guangdong Province, China.

Location

The map below shows the plant, which is located in Haimen Town (Haimenzhen), Chaoyang District, Shantou Prefecture, Guangdong Province.

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Background on Plant

The four existing coal-fired units of Huaneng Haimen power station, totaling 4,144 MW, were brought online between 2009 and 2013. [1]The plant is owned by China Huaneng.[2]

The MEPC rejected units 3&4 's EIA approval in November 2011, citing the power station was operating before its EIA clearance, and its insufficient environmental facilities. [3] Units 3&4 received NDRC permit for construction in April 2013. At the same month, it went operating. [4] Huaneng recently built two additional coal-fired units at this plant (included in the above total), with a total capacity of 2,072 MW. The new units were completed in 2013.[5]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Huaneng Power International Guangdong Branch.
  • Parent Company: China Huaneng
  • Location: Haimen Town (Haimenzhen), Chaoyang District, Shantou Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
  • Coordinates: 23.1899, 116.6548 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: Unit 1: 1,036 MW, Unit 2: 1,036 MW, Unit 3: 1,036 MW, Unit 4: 1,036 MW
  • Type: Ultra-Supercritical
  • In service: 2009 (Units 1 and 2), 2013 (Units 3 and 4)
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. "汕头华能海门电厂发生惨剧 致6人死亡2人重伤"南方日报, 2010-03-18
  2. "广东分公司"Huanegn Power International.
  3. "关于暂缓审批华能汕头海门电厂一期工程3号、4号机组环境影响报告书的通知", 中华人民共和国环境保护部,环办函[2011]1398号, 2011-11-29
  4. "4台百万机组并网运行",搜狐,2013-04-13
  5. "4台百万机组并网运行," Shantou Daily, 13-4-13

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External articles

Wikipedia also has an article on the 2011 Haimen protest. This article uses content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.