Hesheng Shanshan power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}} Hesheng Shanshan power station is a 1,360-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Xinjiang province, China.

An additional 350 MW unit is proposed.


The photo below shows the location of the plant in Turpan prefecture

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The photo below shows the location of Units 3-4 in Turpan prefecture.

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Background on Plant

Hesheng Shanshan power station began as a 2 x 330 MW subcritical coal plant in Shanshan, Turpan prefecture. It was commissioned in 2013-2014, and is owned by Ningbo Hesheng Group.[1]

An additional 2 x 350 MW supercritical units were commissioned in November 2018.[2]

An additional unit 5 was proposed.[1] However, there has been no news or developments on unit 5 since 2016, and plans appear shelved.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Hesheng Silicon Industry Co
  • Parent company: Ningbo Hesheng Group
  • Location: Shanshan , Turpan prefecture, Xinjiang province, China
  • Coordinates: Units 1-2: 44.455971, 86.098411 (exact); Units 3-5: 42.974907, 90.126799 (exact)
  • Status: Operating (Units 1-4), Shelved (Unit 5)
  • Capacity: 1,710 MW (Units 1-2: 330 MW, Units 3-5: 350 MW)
  • Start year: 2013 (Unit 1), 2014 (Unit 2), 2018 (Units 3-4)
  • Type: Subcritical (Units 1-2), Supercritical (Units 3-5)
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