CPI Fenyi power station

From Global Energy Monitor

CPI Fenyi power station (中电投江西电力分宜发电厂) is a 1,860-megawatt (MW) coal plant in Jiangxi Province, China.

An additional 2,000 MW is in planning.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Fenyi County.

Loading map...

Units 7-9

CPI Fenyi power station comprises three operating units, Unit 7 (100 MW, built in 2003), Unit 8 (210 MW, built in 2006), and Unit 9 (330 MW, built in 2009). All three are subcritical and use bituminous coal.[1] Units 1-6 are retired.

Units 10 & 11

In September 2015, CPI permitted an additional 2 x 660 MW expansion (Units 10 and 11) for construction.[2]

The project was reported as under construction in October 2015,[3] but construction did not begin. It was later reported that construction would begin in 2017 and operation in 2019.[4]

Construction began in June 2018.[5]

Unit 10 was commissioned in May 2020.[6] Unit 11 was commissioned in August 2020.[7]

Units 12 & 13

In March 2020, Jiangxi Province released plans to build an additional 2 x 1,000 MW units at the power station.[8]

Ownership

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.[9]

Project Details for Units 10-13

  • Sponsor: CPI Jiangxi Electric Power
  • Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
  • Location: Shuanglin, Fenyi County, Xinyu Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 27.959031,114.752153 (exact)
  • Status: Operating (Units 10 & 11), Announced (Units 12 & 13)
  • Gross capacity: 1,320 MW (Units 10 & 11: 660 MW); 2,000 MW (Units 12 & 13: 1,000 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-Supercritical
  • Start year: 2020 (Units 10 & 11)
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. "List of major power stations in Jianxi province," Wikipedia, accessed September 2016
  2. "江西省发展改革委关于分宜电厂扩建工程项目核准的批复," 江西省能源局 , 2015年9月10日
  3. "全国在建火电项目汇总," 中国火力发电网, 2016-6-28
  4. "我们的企业- 关于我们- 国家电投集团江西电力有限公司分宜发电厂," date unknown
  5. "国家电投分宜电厂2×66万千瓦机组扩建工程开工建设," 绿动赣鄱, 2018/6/7
  6. "江西分宜扩建项目1号机组完成168小时试运行," 能源工程作者, 2020.06.01
  7. "2×660MW!江西分宜电厂扩建工程2号机组通过168试运行," 北极星电力网新闻中心, 2020/8/7
  8. "51个电力能源项目!2020年江西省重点产业招商项目名单发布," 北极星电力网新闻中心, 2020/3/27
  9. "Chinese nuclear giant officially launched". World Nuclear Association. 16 July 2015. Retrieved 4 May 2015.

Related SourceWatch articles

External resources