Kanshan power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Kanshan power station (国家电投上海电力阚山发电公司) is a 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, near Biantang, in Jiawang District, Xuzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province.

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Background on Plant

Kanshan power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,200 MW. The plant was completed between 2006 and 2007, and was originally owned by CPI.[1]


In July 2015, China Power Investment Corporation (CPI) and State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) merged to become State Power Investment Corporation (国家电力投资集团), one of the five largest state-owned electricity producers in the People's Republic of China.[2]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Shanghai Electric Group
  • Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
  • Location: Biantang, Jiawang District, Xuzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 34.4107323, 117.5772591 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,200 MW (Units 1 & 2: 600 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-Supercritical
  • In service: 2006-07
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. Kanshan Powerplant, Enipedia, accessed Dec. 2015.
  2. "Chinese nuclear giant officially launched". World Nuclear Association. 16 July 2015. Retrieved 4 May 2015.

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