Sinopec Yangzi power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Sinopec Yangzi power station, also known as the Nanjing Yangzi YEC power station, is a 360-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province, China.

Location

The map below shows the location of the plant, at Sinopec Yangzi plant, in Luhe District, Nanjing Prefecture, Jiangsu Province.

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Background on Plant

Sinopec Yangzi power station is a six-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 360 MW. The plant was completed between 1986 and 1988, and is owned by Sinopec.[1]

In 2019 it was reported that two new 50 MW coal-fired units are under construction at the site. The new units, units 7-8, are planned for operation in 2020. When they are commissioned, units 1-3 will be retired.[2]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Yangzi Petrochemical Co
  • Parent company: Sinopec
  • Location: Sinopec Yangzi plant, Luhe District, Nanjing Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 32.2526328, 118.7939874 (exact)
  • Status: Operating (Units 1-6), Construction (Units 7-8)
  • Gross capacity: 360 MW (Units 1-6: 60 MW); 100 MW (Units 7&8: 50 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start year: 1986-88 (Units 1-6), 2020 (Units 7-8)
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References

  1. Worldwide: Nanjing, China, Eastman Chemical website, accessed Dec. 2015
  2. "扬子石化绿色供汽中心项目开工建设," 中国石化新闻网, 2019-04-25

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