Ligang power station

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Ligang power station (中信集团利港发电厂) is a 3,980-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province, China.

Location

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Background on Plant

Ligang power station is an eight-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 3,980 MW. The plant was completed in three phases between 1993 and 2008, and is majority-owned by Sunspark Power Investment.[1][2][3]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor:
    • Phase I: Sunspark Power Investment (56%), SDIC (17%), Xinbi Group (9%), Wuxi Huaguang Boiler (9%), Jiangsu Guoxin Investment Group (9%)
    • Phase II: Sunspark Power Investment (56%), SDIC (17%), Xinbi Group (9%), Wuxi Huaguang Boiler (9%), Jiangsu Guoxin Investment Group (9%)
    • Phase III: Sunspark Power Investment (63%), Xinbi Group (17%), Wuxi Local Electric Power (9%), Jiangsu Guoxin Investment Group (9%), Jiangyin Electric Power Investment (2%)
  • Location: Jiangyin City, Wuxi Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 31.940813, 120.0766476 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 3,960 MW
    • Phase I Units 1 & 2: 350 MW
    • Phase II Units 1 & 2: 370 MW
    • Phase III Units 1-4: 620 - 650 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start year: 1993 (Phase I); 1998 (Phase II); 2006-08 (Phase III)
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. "Coal-Fired Plants Financed by International Public Investment Institutions Since 1994", Appendix to Foreclosing the Future: Coal, Climate and International Public Finance: Investment in coal-fired power plants hinders the fight against global warming, Environmental Defense, April 2009.
  2. "江苏利港电力有限公司、江阴利港发电股份有限公司"SDIC
  3. "集团介绍"Jiangsu Lidian Energy Group.

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