Shanghai Caojing power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Shanghai Caojing power station (国家电投上海电力漕泾热电公司) is a 2,000-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shanghai Province, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, in Jinshan District, Shanghai Province.

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Background on Plant

Shanghai Caojing power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 2,000 MW in Shanghai Province. The plant was completed in 2010, and was originally majority-owned by CPI.[1][2][3]


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.[4]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: State Power Investment Corporation (65%), Shenergy Group (35%)
  • Location: Jinshan District, Shanghai Province, China
  • Coordinates: 30.76073, 121.4008 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 2,000 MW (Units 1 & 2: 1,000 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-supercritical
  • In service: 2010
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Articles and resources


  1. "中电投之上海电力14家美丽电厂美图、电厂情况一览(组图)" Polaris power grid, 2014/9/17
  2. Shanghai Caojing Coal Power Plant China, Global Energy Observatory, accessed Oct. 2014.
  3. "中电投网站:【特稿】漕泾电厂2×1000MW机组工程建设纪实," Shanghai Electric Power , 11.12.01
  4. "Chinese nuclear giant officially launched". World Nuclear Association. 16 July 2015. Retrieved 4 May 2015.

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