Yangcheng power station

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Yangcheng power station (大唐阳城发电公司阳电二期) is a 3,300-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shanxi Province, China.


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Yangcheng power station is an eight-unit coal-fired power station totaling 3,300 MW. It was built in 2001 to 2007, and is owned by China Datang.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: China Datang
  • Location: Beiliu , Yangcheng, Jincheng, Shanxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 35.466123, 112.5742039 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 3,300 MW (Units 1-6: 350 MW, Units 7-8: 600 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Years built: 2001-2007
  • Coal type: Anthracite
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "阳城电厂," Baidu, accessed Nov 2016

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