Datang Hexigten power station
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Datang Hexigten power station is a cancelled power station in Heshigten Banner, Chifeng, Inner Mongolia, China. It is also known as Datang Keshiketeng power station.
Table 1: Project-level location details
|Plant name||Location||Coordinates (WGS 84)|
|Datang Hexigten power station||Heshigten Banner, Chifeng, Inner Mongolia, China||43.265, 117.547 (approximate)|
The map below shows the approximate location of the power station.
Table 2: Unit-level details
|Unit name||Status||Fuel(s)||Capacity (MW)||Technology||Start year||Retired year|
|Unit 2||cancelled||coal - lignite||1000||ultra-supercritical||–||–|
|Unit 1||cancelled||coal - lignite||1000||ultra-supercritical||–||–|
Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details
|Unit 2||China Datang Corp [100.0%]|
|Unit 1||China Datang Corp [100.0%]|
Background on Project
Datang did set up a coal gasification plant in Keshiketeng Prefecture in 2010, and attempted to sell the plant to a subsidiary in 2014. However, there have been no reports of further activity to develop a 2,000 MW coal plant, and they appear to be shelved or abandoned.
Articles and Resources
- "内蒙古大唐国基克什克腾旗发电厂工程环境影响报告书》评估会在克旗召开 ," CF Radio, 2007-06-12
- "Power Company Can't Unload Its New Coal-To-Gas Facility Fast Enough," Caixin Online, 08.05.2014
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