Samcheok Anthracite power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Samcheok Anthracite power station was a proposed 100 megawatt (MW) anthracite coal-fired power station planned for Samcheok, South Korea.


The undated satellite photo below shows the proposed location for the plant, in Samcheok, South Korea

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Background on Plant

A 100 MW anthracite coal-fired plant was originally proposed as part of the second phase of the Samcheok Green power station according to a 2008 investor news article.[1] However, as of 2014, plans for the Samcheok Green power station consisted of four 550 MW coal units.[2][3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Korea Electric Power Corporation
  • Location: Samcheok, South Korea
  • Coordinates: 37.45, 129.165 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross Capacity: 100 MW
  • Type: Ultra-supercritical
  • Projected in service:
  • Coal Type: anthracite
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

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