Jiangyou power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Jiangyou power station (神华江油发电厂) is a 1,260-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Sichuan, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, in Sanhe, Jiangyou.

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Background on Plant

Jiangyou power station is a four-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,260 MW. The plant was completed between 1990 and 2006, and was originally owned by Shenhua Group.[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: Shenhua Bashu Power Co Ltd
  • Parent company: National Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Sanhe, Jiangyou, Mianyang, Sichuan, China
  • Coordinates: 31.8038066, 104.7681252 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,260 MW (Units 1-2: 330 MW, Units 3-4: 300 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Years built: 1990-2006
  • Coal type: Anthracite
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "Coal-Fired Plants in China - Sichuan," Industcards, accessed Nov 2016
  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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