Huadian Wangting power station
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Huadian Wangting power station (华电望亭发电厂) is a 1,620-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province, China.
There is also a 780 MW (2 x 390 MW) natural gas combined cycle power station at the same location.
The map below shows the location of the plant, in Xiangcheng District, Suzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province.
Background on Plant
Huadian Wangting power station began as a six-unit coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province. As shown in Google Earth's "time machine" feature, two units were demolished between 2007 and 2009. Units 3-5, totaling 1,260 MW, were completed between 1989 and 2009. Unit 6, totaling 660 MW, was completed in 2010. The plant is owned by China Huadian.
The generation license for unit 3 was cancelled in October 2019, leaving 1,620 MW.
Project Details of operating units
- Sponsor: China Huadian
- Location: Xiangcheng District, Suzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
- Coordinates: 31.44435, 120.43704 (exact)
- Status: Operating (Units 4-6)
- Gross capacity: 1,620 MW (Unit 4: 300 MW, Units 5&6: 660 MW)
- Type: Subcritical (Unit 4), Ultra-supercritical (Units 5-6)
- Start year: 1996 (Unit 4), 2009 (Unit 5), 2010 (Unit 6)
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Articles and resources
- "Jiangsu Huadian Wangting CCGT Power Plant China," Global Energy Observatory, accessed November 2014
- "聚焦｜江苏监管办注销4台火电机组发电业务许可," Sohu, 2019-10-15