Huaneng Yangliuqing power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Huaneng Yangliuqing power station is a 1,300-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Tianjin Province, China.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Yangliuqing Town (Yangliuqingzhen), Xiqing District, Tianjin Province.

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Background on Plant

The original power station, consisting of four units, have been retired. The power station is now known as Huaneng Yangliuqing New power station. Its units 1-4 (2x350MW and 2x300MW) started operation in 1998 to 2007. The plant is majority-owned by China Huaneng.[1]

Description of Expansion

Huaneng reports that it is planning to build three additional units, units 5-7 of 600 MW each, bringing the total capacity of the power station to over 3,000 MW.[2]

In 2012 it was reported that the units are being fueled with gas rather than coal.[3]

Project Details for Units 5-7 Expansion

  • Sponsor: China Huaneng (55%), Tianjin Jinneng Investment Company (45%)
  • Location: Yangliuqing Town (Yangliuqingzhen), Xiqing District, Tianjin Province, China
  • Coordinates: 39.1521281, 117.0382547 (exact)
  • Status: Cancelled as a coal plant; building as gas instead
  • Gross capacity: 1,800 MW (Units 5-7: 600 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • Projected in service:
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "Coal-Fired Plants in China - Liaoning & Tianjin," Industcards, accessed 10/14
  2. "华能天津杨柳青热电厂," Huaneng Power International website, accessed October 2014
  3. "天津华能杨柳青热电厂五期扩建工程获批," 2012-6-21

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