Huaneng Usu power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}}Huaneng Usu power station (华能乌苏热电厂) is a proposed 1,320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China.

Location

The map below shows the location of Wusu County, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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Background on Project

China Huaneng is currently planning to build a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total planned capacity of 1,320 MW in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.[1]

2016: Nationwide Restrictions Imposed on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity

Due to new restrictions announced during 2016 by the National Energy Administration and the National Development and Reform Commission, further capacity expansions at this location appear to be on hold or cancelled. For details, see China's 2016 Restrictions on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Huaneng Xinjiang Energy Development Co.
  • Parent company: China Huaneng
  • Location: Majike, Wusu County, Tacheng Prefecture, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 44.389497, 84.709801 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross capacity: 1,320 MW (Units 1&2: 660 MW)
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