Shangwan Cogen power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Shangwan Cogen power station (神华神东电力上湾热电厂) is a 300-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant at Wulanmulun Town, Ejin Horo Banner, Ordos.

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Shangwan Cogen power station is a 2 x 150 MW combined heat and power coal plant in Ordos, originally owned by Shenhua Group. It was commissioned in 2009.[1]


On August 28, 2017, China's State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC) announced that China Guodian Corporation and Shenhua Group will be jointly restructured. Shenhua Group will become China National Energy Investment Group and will absorb China Guodian Corporation. It will be the largest power company in the world by installed capacity, as well as the world's largest coal producer.[2][3] The merger was completed on November 28, 2017.[4]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Shendong Power
  • Parent company: National Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Wulanmulun Town, Ejin Horo Banner, Ordos, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 39.288532, 110.19049 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 300 MW (Units 1 & 2: 150 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2009
  • Coal type:
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "神华神东电力有限责任公司上湾热电厂," Shenhua East Power, accessed Oct 2016
  2. "Factbox: Shenhua and Guodian - China's latest state marriage". Reuters. 29 August 2017. Retrieved 30 August 2017.
  3. "China Is Creating the World's Largest Power Company". Bloomberg News. 28 August 2017. Retrieved 29 August 2017.
  4. "China’s Newly-Established National Energy Investment Group Sets World Records in Its Sector, With Assets of Over CNY1.8 Trillion," Yicai Global, 11-28-2017

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