Chongqing Shuanghuai power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Shuanghuai power station (中电投重庆合川双槐电厂) is a 1,920-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Chongqing Municipality, China.

Location

The map below shows the location of the plant, in Shuanghuai Town, Hechuan District, Chongqing Municipality.

Loading map...

Background on Plant

The two existing coal-fired units of Shuanghuai power station, totaling 600 MW, were brought online in 2006. The plant is owned by CPI and Chongqing Energy Investment Group.[1]

Description of Expansion

The plant's owners are currently planning to build two additional coal-fired units at this plant, with a total planned capacity of 1,320 MW.[2][3][4][5]

Units 3 and 4 were completed in June 2013 and September 2014 respectively.[6] [7][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]

Plant Details for Existing Units 1 & 2

  • Sponsor: CPI Chongqing Jiulong Electricity
  • Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
  • Location: Shuanghuai, Hechuan District, Chongqing Municipality, China
  • Coordinates: 30.1611074, 106.5480599 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 600 MW (Units 1 & 2: 300 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2006
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Project Details for Units 3-4 Expansion

  • Sponsor: CPI Chongqing Jiulong Electricity
  • Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
  • Location: Hechuan District, Chongqing Province, China
  • Coordinates: 30.1611074, 106.5480599 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,320 MW (Units 3 & 4: 660 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-Supercritical
  • Projected in service: June 2013: Unit 3; September 2014: Unit 4
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. "Coal-Fired Plants in Chongqing," Power Plants Around the World, November 2014.
  2. "重庆合川双槐电厂二期扩建3#机组工程水土保持设施通过水利部验收,",长江水土保持网, 2014-05-04
  3. "市水利局对双槐电厂二期扩建铁路专用线工程水保设施进行验收,", 重庆市水力局, 2014-08-03
  4. "ZTPC Erects First Beam of Boiler for First Unit of Chongqing Shuanghuai Power Plant's Phase II Expansion," Industrial Info Resources China, February 9, 2012
  5. "西南院设计的重庆合川双槐电厂二期3号机组被中电投命名为达标投产机组,",中国能建, 2014-04-25
  6. 合川发电公司4号机顺利完成168小时试运行, China Power Investment Corporation, 14.09.01
  7. "重庆合川电厂3号机组并网发电"中国能源报, 2013-05-31
  8. "合川双槐电厂二期4号机组通过168小时试运行"中国火力发电网 , 2014-9-4
  9. "Chinese nuclear giant officially launched". World Nuclear Association. 16 July 2015. Retrieved 4 May 2015.

Related SourceWatch articles

External resources