Bei'an power station

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Bei'an power station is an operating power station of at least 100-megawatts (MW) in Beitong Road, Bei'an, Heihe, Heilongjiang, China.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Bei'an power station Beitong Road, Bei'an, Heihe, Heilongjiang, China 48.2323268, 126.5290168 (exact)

The map below shows the exact location of the power station.

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1, Unit 2: 48.2323268, 126.5290168

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating coal - bituminous 50 subcritical 1997
Unit 2 operating coal - bituminous 50 subcritical 1997

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit 1 Guoneng Beian Thermal Power Co Ltd [100.0%]
Unit 2 Guoneng Beian Thermal Power Co Ltd [100.0%]


Bei'an power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 100 MW. The plant was completed in 1997, and was originally owned by Guodian.


On August 28 2017, China's State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC) announced that China Guodian Corporation and Shenhua Group will be jointly restructured. Shenhua Group will become China National Energy Investment Group and will absorb China Guodian Corporation. It will be the largest power company in the world by installed capacity, as well as the world's largest coal producer.[1][2] The merger was completed on November 28, 2017.[3]

Articles and Resources


  1. "Factbox: Shenhua and Guodian - China's latest state marriage". Reuters. 29 August 2017. Retrieved 30 August 2017.
  2. "China Is Creating the World's Largest Power Company". Bloomberg News. 28 August 2017. Retrieved 29 August 2017.
  3. "China’s Newly-Established National Energy Investment Group Sets World Records in Its Sector, With Assets of Over CNY1.8 Trillion," Yicai Global, 11-28-2017

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