Tongmei Hunyuan power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Tongmei Hunyuan power station (同煤漳泽电力浑源热电联产项目) is a proposed 700-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shanxi Province, China.


The undated satellite photo below shows the proposed location for the plant in Datong city.

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Background on Plant

Shanxi Zhangze Electric Power has proposed a power station of 2 x 350 MW units for Datong city.[1][2]

The project was permitted in October 2015.[3]

Nationwide Restrictions Imposed on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity

In January 2017 China's National Energy Administration suspended over 100 planned and under-construction coal power projects with a total capacity of over 100GW in 13 provinces. Tongmei Hunyuan was cancelled.[4]

For details, see China's 2016 Restrictions on Development of Coal-Fired Power Capacity.

Project Details for Phase III Expansion

  • Sponsor: Shanxi Zhangze Electric Power
  • Parent company: Datong Coal Mine Group
  • Location: Peicun Xiang Xixinzh'uang village, Hunyuan county, Datong prefecture, Shanxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 39.638153, 113.563419 (exact)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross capacity: 700 MW (Units 1 & 2: 350 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
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