Chuncheon CHP power station

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Chuncheon CHP power station is an operating power station of at least 470-megawatts (MW) in Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, South Korea.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Chuncheon CHP power station Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, South Korea 37.8758, 127.7104 (approximate)[1]

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

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Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating[2][1][3] liquefied natural gas[1] 470 MW[1] combined cycle[4] yes[1] - -

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner Parent
Unit 1 Hanjin Heavy Industries [40.00%]; Korea East-West Power Co Ltd [29.90%]; POSCO Holdings Inc [29.90%]; other [0.20%] Hanjin Heavy Industries [40.00%]; Korea Electric Power Corp [29.90%]; POSCO Holdings Inc [29.90%]; other [0.20%]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on March 9, 2021.
  2. Archived from the original on 2022-08-10. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. Archived from the original on 2022-10-06. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. "MHPS Receives Order for GTCC Power Generation System Adopting Latest M501J Gas Turbine for Cogeneration Power Plant in Korea". Mitsubishi Power, Ltd. Archived from the original on March 8, 2021. Retrieved March 17, 2021.

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