Aksu Cogen power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Aksu Cogen power station (浙能新疆阿克苏纺织工业城热电厂) is a 700-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China.


The map below shows the location of Textile Industry Town in Aksu, the approximate location where the plant is being built.

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Background on Project

Zhejiang Provincial Energy Group is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total planned capacity of 700 MW in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.[1][2][3]

Unit 1 was completed on December 31, 2016,[4] and unit 2 on May 24, 2017.[5]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Zhejiang Zheneng Electric Power Co
  • Parent company: Zhejiang Provincial Energy Group
  • Location: Textile Industry Town, Aksu Prefecture, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 41.154153, 80.399732 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 700 MW (Units 1 & 2: 350 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • Projected in service: 2016 (Unit 2)
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