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.


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

Loading map...

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)
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  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

Related articles

External resources