Shenhua Shengli power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}}Shenhua Shengli power station (神华北电胜利发电公司) is a proposed 1,320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China.


The map below shows the location of Xilinhot City, the approximate location where the plant would be built in Xilingol Prefecture.

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Background on Plant

Shenhua Shengli power station is a proposed two-unit, 1320 MW coal-fired power plant in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. The plant is sponsored by Shenhua Group and partners.[1][2][3][4][5]

The power station received environmental clearance in 2015. It is planned for operation in 2017,[6] although Planet satellite photos from April 2018 suggest construction is still ongoing.

Nationwide Restrictions Imposed on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity

In 2016 China's National Energy Administration issued "scale control" (coal-fired capacity limits) on particular "sending out" locations that feed ultra-high voltage (UHV) long-distance power lines, including Inner Mongolia (Xilingong), Inner Mongolia (Ordos), Shaanxi, Ningxia, and Xinjiang.[7]

As of January 2017, the affected area includes this power station, which may be scaled down as a result.

For details, see China's 2016 Restrictions on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity.

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: National Energy Investment Group (63%), China Huaneng (35%), Xilingol Asset Management (2%)
  • Location: Xilinhot City, Xilingol Prefecture, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 44.003568 116.124085 (exact)
  • Status: Construction (subject to scale control)
  • Gross capacity: 1,320 MW (Units 1 & 2: 660 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-supercritical
  • Projected in service:
  • Coal type: Lignite
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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