Lanzhou Fanjiaping power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}}Lanzhou Fanjiaping power station (国电兰州范家坪热电厂) is a 660-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Gansu Province, China.

It is the expansion project of Guodian Lanzhou Cogen Power Station, in a different location.


The map below shows the location of the plant, in Xigu District, Lanzhou Prefecture, Gansu Province.

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Background on Plant

Lanzhou Fanjiaping power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 660 MW in Gansu Province. The plant was completed in 2011, and was originally owned by China Guodian.[1][2] NDRC granted permit to its construction in December 2008. [3]The plant was commissioned in 2011, supplying heat to 13.7 million square meters of Lanzhou Western area, besides generating electricity to the Grid. [4]


On August 28, 2017, China's State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC) announced that China Guodian Corporation and Shenhua Group will be jointly restructured. Shenhua Group will become China National Energy Investment Group and will absorb China Guodian Corporation. It will be the largest power company in the world by installed capacity, as well as the world's largest coal producer.[5][6] The merger was completed on November 28, 2017.[7]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: China Guodian Corp
  • Parent company: National Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Xigu District, Lanzhou Prefecture, Gansu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 36.07583, 103.67743 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 660 MW (Units 1 & 2: 330 MW)
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  • In service: 2011
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