Qianbei power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Qianbei power station (中电投黔北发电厂) is a 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Guizhou Province, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, near Chengguan Town, Jinsha County, Bijie Prefecture, Guizhou Province.

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Background on Project

Qianbei power station is a coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,200 MW in Guizhou Province. The first phase of 4*125MW were brought online between 1998 and 2000. It was shut down in 2014, to meet the requirement of "shutting down small to build big" policy to allow the sponsor to build an expansion project Qianbei-2 power station in nearby Chayuan Town, which is later called Jinsha Chayuan power station.[1] The second phase of the power station consists of 4*300MW units. They were completed between 2003 and 2004. It was originally owned by CPI.[2]


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.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Guizhou Jinyuan Group
  • Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
  • Location: Chengguan Town, Jinsha County, Bijie Prefecture, Guizhou Province, China
  • Coordinates: 27.475407, 106.258171(exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,200 MW (Units 5-8:300 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Projected in service: Units 5 & 6: 2003; Units 7 & 8:2004
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Articles and resources


  1. "黔北电厂125MW机组冷却塔成功爆破拆除", 中国金沙县人民政府, 7/7/2014
  2. "贵州西电电力股份有限公司黔北发电厂简介" Wuhan University, 2012-12-10
  3. "Chinese nuclear giant officially launched". World Nuclear Association. 16 July 2015. Retrieved 4 May 2015.

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