Huaneng Qinling power station

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Huaneng Qinling power station (华能秦岭发电公司) is a 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shaanxi Province, China.

Location

The photo belows shows the plant in Luofu, Huayin City, Weinan Prefecture, Shaanxi Province.[1]

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Background on Plant

The plant is owned by China Huaneng. The first four units (2 x 125 MW and 2 x 200 MW) were retired in 2008 to 2012. Unit 5 was 200 MW and Unit 6 was 220 MW. They were brought online in 1985 and 1986,[2] and retired in 2016.[3]

Units 7 and 8, each 600 MW, began operating in 2011 and 2013, respectively.[4]

Proposed expansion

Units 9 and 10, each 660 MW, are planned.[5][6][7][8][9]

However, with no developments since 2013, the project appears to be cancelled.

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Huaneng Shaanxi Power Co
  • Parent company: China Huaneng
  • Location: Luofu, Huayin City, Weinan Prefecture, Shaanxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 34.5332175, 109.9381256 (exact)
  • Status: Retired (Units 1-6), Operating (Units 7-8), Cancelled (Units 9-10)
  • Gross capacity:
    • Units 1 & 2: 125 MW - retired (2008)
    • Units 3 & 4: 200 MW - retired (2010, 2012)
    • Unit 5: 200 MW, Unit 6: 220 MW - retired (2016)
    • Units 7 & 8: 600 MW - operating
    • Units 9 & 10: 660 MW - shelved
  • Type: Supercritical
  • In service: 1985 (Unit 5), 1986 (Unit 6), 2011 (Unit 7), 2013 (Unit 8)
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. "Qinling power station," Wikimapia, accessed November 2014
  2. "华能秦岭电厂", 中国华能集团公司, 2010-12-14
  3. "陕西省发展和改革委员会关于下达2016年煤电行业淘汰落后产能目标任务的通知," Shaanxi Power, 2016
  4. "华能秦岭电厂#7机组正式投产发电', 陕西省发展和改革委员, 2012-01-20
  5. Ailun Yang and Yiyun Cui, "Global Coal Risk Assessment: Data Analysis and Market Research," World Resources Institute working paper, November 2012
  6. "秦岭发电“上大压小”通过初审" accessed June 2013
  7. "能建快讯", 人民网, 2013-01-14
  8. "能源局正解决刘铁男遗留问题 重新核准8个项目", 新浪新闻中心, 2013-06-21
  9. "华阴华能关小上大#9、#10机组项目", 陕西省渭南市人民政府 西洽会17届西洽会, 2013-04-03

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