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.
The map below shows the location of the plant, in Jiangyin City, Wuxi Prefecture, Jiangsu Province.
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.
- 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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Articles and resources
- "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.
- "集团介绍"Jiangsu Lidian Energy Group.