Guotai Xinhua Coal Chemical power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Guotai Xinhua Coal Chemical power station (新疆国泰新华矿业股份公司煤基精细化工一期自备电厂) is a 700-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China.

Location

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Background on Project

Guotai Xinhua Coal Chemical power station is a 2 x 350 MW captive coal plant owned by Yangquan Coal Group in Wucaiwan Town, Jimsar. It is under construction and planned for completion in 2018.[1]

Unit 2 was commissioned in September 2018.[2] Unit 1 was commissioned on January 24, 2019.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Xinjiang Guotai Xinhua Mining Co
  • Parent company: Yangquan Coal Group
  • Location: Wucaiwan Town, Jimsar, Changji, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 44.6953, 89.0742 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 700 MW (Units 1-2: 350 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • Start year: 2018 (Unit 2), 2019 (Unit 1)
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