Jiangyin Sulong power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Jiangyin Sulong power station (国电江阴苏龙热电公司) is a 1,215-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, in Jiangyin City, Wuxi Prefecture, Jiangsu Province.

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Background on Plant

Jiangyin Sulong power station is a six-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,215 MW. The plant was completed between 1995 and 2005, and was originally owned by Guodian.[1]


On August 28, 2017, China's State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC) announced that China Guodian Corporation and Shenhua Group will be jointly restructured. Shenhua Group will become China National Energy Investment Group and will absorb China Guodian Corporation. It will be the largest power company in the world by installed capacity, as well as the world's largest coal producer.[2][3] The merger was completed on November 28, 2017.[4]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: China Longyuan Power Group
  • Parent company: National Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Jiangyin City, Wuxi Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 31.9197802, 120.2052277 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,215 MW (Units 1 & 2: 138 MW; Units 3 & 4: 140 MW; Units 5 & 6: 330 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1995 (Units 1 & 2); 2003 (Units 3 & 4); 2004-05 (Units 5 & 6)
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Articles and resources


  1. Jiangyin Sulong Powerplant, Enipedia, accessed Dec. 2015.
  2. "Factbox: Shenhua and Guodian - China's latest state marriage". Reuters. 29 August 2017. Retrieved 30 August 2017.
  3. "China Is Creating the World's Largest Power Company". Bloomberg News. 28 August 2017. Retrieved 29 August 2017.
  4. "China’s Newly-Established National Energy Investment Group Sets World Records in Its Sector, With Assets of Over CNY1.8 Trillion," Yicai Global, 11-28-2017

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