Sanshui Hengyi power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Sanshui Hengyi power station (广州发展集团佛山电建集团恒益发电公司) is a 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Guangdong Province, China.

Location

The map below shows the plant, near Baini, Sanshui District, Foshan Prefecture, Guangdong Province.

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Background on Project

Sanshui Hengyi power station was founded in 1994. The first 2 coal-fired units were 60MW each, and retired in 2010.[1]

In 2006, Foshan Public Utility Holding and Guangzhou Development Group started to build a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total planned capacity of 1,200 MW at this plant. The project was permitted by NDRC in 2009.[2]

The construction started at the same year. The plant went into operation in 2011.[3][4]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Foshan Public Utilities & GDIH
  • Parent company: Foshan Public Utility Holding, Guangzhou Development Group
  • Location: Baini, Sanshui District, Foshan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
  • Coordinates: 23.0159607, 112.8432691 (approximate)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,200 MW (Units 1 & 2: 600 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • In service: 2011
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