Hancheng power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Hancheng power station (大唐韩城第二发电公司) is a 2,400-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shaanxi Province, China.

Location of Hancheng-1

The undated satellite photo below shows the location of the retired Hancheng-1 plant in Longmen, Hancheng.

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Location of Hancheng-2

The undated satellite photo below shows the Hancheng-2 plant in Longmen, Hancheng.

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Background on Plant

Hancheng-1 power station was a four-unit coal-fired power station totaling 380 MW in Baqiao, Xi'an. It was commissioned in 1976-7 and retired in 2011.[1]

Hancheng-2 power station is a 4 x 600 MW coal plant. Units 1-2 were brought online in 2005, and units 3-4 in 2008. The plant is owned by China Datang and Shaanxi Provincial Investment Group.[1]

Plant Details of Hancheng-2

  • Sponsor: China Datang (60%), Shaanxi Provincial Investment Group (40%)
  • Location: Longmen, Hancheng, Weinan, Shaanxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 35.6007189, 110.5557051 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 2,400 MW (Units 1-4: 600 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2005 (Units 1-2), 2008 (Units 3-4)
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 "大唐韩城第二发电有限责任公司," Baike, accessed Nov. 2016

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