Huaneng Yushe power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Huaneng Yushe power station (华能榆社发电公司) is a 600-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shanxi Province, China.


The photo below shows the plant, which is located in Yushe County, Jinzhong Prefecture, Shanxi Province.

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Background on Plant

As shown by comparing Google satellite to Bing satellite views on Wikimapia, Units 1 and 2 the Huaneng Yushe power station, built in 1994-1995, have been demolished. They were retired in 2012. Units 3 and 4 are 300 MW each and were brought online in 2004. The plant is majority-owned by China Huaneng. [1][2]


Huaneng was planning to build two additional coal-fired units at this plant, with a total planned capacity of 1,200 MW.[3][4]

Project Details for Units 5 & 6 Expansion

  • Sponsor: China Huaneng (60%), Shanxi International Energy Group (40%)
  • Location: Yushe County, Jinzhong Prefecture, Shanxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 36.9777524, 112.9546881 (exact)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross capacity: 1,200 MW (Units 5 & 6: 600 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Projected in service:
  • Coal type: Anthracite
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "Yushe Power Station," Wikimapia, accessed November 2014
  2. "关于华能榆社发电有限责任公司2×100兆瓦机组关停的通知," Sina, Oct 24, 2012
  3. "华能榆社电厂", 华能国际
  4. "Huaneng Yushe Power Generation Co. Ltd.," International Energy, accessed December 2014

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