Guodian Chifeng Keshiketeng power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Guodian Chifeng Keshiketeng power station (国电赤峰克什克腾热电项目) is a proposed 600-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China.


The map below shows the location of Keshiketeng (Hexigten) Banner, the approximate location where the plant would be built in Chifeng Prefecture, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.

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Background on Project

According to a World Resources Institute report (2012), China Guodian (now National Energy Investment Group) was planning to build a coal-fired power plant with a total planned capacity of 600 MW in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.[1]

A bid was put out for a 600 MW power plant in Hexigten (Keshiketeng) for construction in 2009.[2]

However, there have been no reports of further activity to develop those plans, and they appear to be abandoned.


On August 28, 2017, China's State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC) announced that China Guodian Corporation and Shenhua Group will be jointly restructured. Shenhua Group will become China National Energy Investment Group and will absorb China Guodian Corporation. It will be the largest power company in the world by installed capacity, as well as the world's largest coal producer.[3][4] The merger was completed on November 28, 2017.[5]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: China Guodian
  • Parent Company: China Guodian (now National Energy Investment Group)
  • Location: Keshiketeng (Hexigten) Banner, Chifeng Prefecture, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 43.265, 117.547 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross capacity: 600 MW
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Articles and resources


  1. Ailun Yang and Yiyun Cui, "Global Coal Risk Assessment: Data Analysis and Market Research," World Resources Institute working paper, November 2012
  2. "克什克腾热电厂2×30万千瓦机组工程," 中国招标项目中心, accessed December 2014
  3. "Factbox: Shenhua and Guodian - China's latest state marriage". Reuters. 29 August 2017. Retrieved 30 August 2017.
  4. "China Is Creating the World's Largest Power Company". Bloomberg News. 28 August 2017. Retrieved 29 August 2017.
  5. "China’s Newly-Established National Energy Investment Group Sets World Records in Its Sector, With Assets of Over CNY1.8 Trillion," Yicai Global, 11-28-2017

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