Qiandong power station
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Qiandong power station (中电投黔东电力发电厂) is a 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Qiandongnan AP, Guizhou Province, China.
The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture.
Background on Plant
Qiandong power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,200 MW in Guizhou Province. The plant was originally owned by CPI. Units 1 and 2 went into operation in September 2008 and January 2009, respectively. But the permit for construction only arrived in July 2011. The electricity it generated goes to nearby Hunan Grid.
In July 2015, China Power Investment Corporation (CPI) and State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) merged to become State Power Investment Corporation (国家电力投资集团), one of the five largest state-owned electricity producers in the People's Republic of China.
- Sponsor: Wuling Power Corp
- Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
- Location: Zheyuan Town, Qiandongnan AP, Guizhou Province, China
- Coordinates: 27.125147, 108.770431 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross capacity: 1,200 MW (Units 1 & 2: 600 MW)
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 2008-09
- Coal type: Anthracite
- Coal source: Fa'er Mine (发耳矿区格木底片区)
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