Shaanxi Beiyuan power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Shaanxi Beiyuan power station (陕煤化北元化工集团热电分公司) is a 500-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Shenmu, Yulin, Shaanxi Province, China.[1]

Location

The map below shows the location of the power station in Shenmu, Yulin, Shaanxi Province, China.

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Background

The first two 125 MW units of the Shaanxi Beiyuan power station were commissioned in 2010, with another two 125 MW units added in 2011 and 2012, respectively. The power station has an annual power generation capacity of approximately 3.6 billion kWh, which is mainly used to support the company’s calcium carbide production, chlor-alkali production and other daily operations.[2][3] It is responsible for the supply of electricity, gas and water to Beiyuan Group. The plant contains desulfurization equipment and sewage treatment facilities onsite. It is operated by the Thermal Power Branch of Shaanxi Beiyuan Chemical Group Co., Ltd., which was established on September 12, 2009.

As of 2021, it is still operating.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Beiyuan Group
  • Parent company: Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry Group (42.87%), Shaanxi Hengyuan Coal & Electricity Group (35.59%), Shenmu Electrichemical Company (4%), Other (17.54%)
  • Location: Shenmu, Yulin, Shaanxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 38.7366, 110.1665 (exact)
  • Coal type: Unknown
  • Coal source:
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 500 MW
    • Unit 1: Coal-fired (unknown combustion technology), 125 MW (start-up in 2010)
    • Unit 2: Coal-fired (unknown combustion technology), 125 MW (start-up in 2010)
    • Unit 3: Coal-fired (unknown combustion technology), 125 MW (start-up in 2011)
    • Unit 4: Coal-fired (unknown combustion technology), 125 MW (start-up in 2012)

Articles and Resources

References

  1. "陕西煤业化工集团有限责任公司". Baidu. Retrieved May 31, 2021.
  2. "北元集团站群系统 陕西北元化工集团股份有限公司". www.sxbychem.com (in 中文). 2018. Retrieved 2021-06-01.
  3. China Securities News (September 30, 2020). "北元集团:打造一流盐化工企业 奉献低碳多彩新生活". Finance Sina News. Retrieved 2021-06-01.