Hsinkang SK power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Hsinkang SK power station (台塑新港發電廠) is a 361-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Xingang, Chiayi County, Taiwan.[1][2]


The map below shows the location of the power station in Xingang, Chiayi County, Taiwan.

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Formosa Chemicals & Fibers Corp. owns the Hsinkang SK power station, a plant that includes four coal units and helps support Formosa's activities.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Formosa Chemicals & Fibers
  • Parent company: Formosa Plastics Group
  • Location: Xingang, Chiayi County, Taiwan
  • Coordinates: 23.5186, 120.3749 (exact)
  • Coal type: Unknown
  • Coal source:
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 361 MW
    • Unit SK-1: Coal-fired subcritical, 56 MW (start-up in 1990)
    • Unit SK-2: Coal-fired subcritical, 56 MW (start-up in 1990)
    • Unit SK-3: Coal-fired subcritical, 101 MW (start-up in 1994)
    • Unit SK-4: Coal-fired subcritical, 148 MW (start-up in 2000)

Articles and Resources


  1. "Reference List (Power plant)," Formosa Heavy Industries Corporation, March 2021 (references SK-3 and SK-4 projects)
  2. World Electric Power Plants Database, S&P Global Platts, accessed June 2021 (purchase required)
  3. See, e.g., "ISO 14001", Formosa Chemicals & Fibers, September 18, 2018; "FCFC Plastics Division Hsin-Kang PABS Plant has passes the IATF16949 certification," Formosa Chemicals & Fibers, October 29, 2018