Xinjiang Jinlong Shenwu power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Xinjiang Jinlong Shenwu power station (新疆锦龙神雾能源开发公司发电厂) is a proposed 700-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China.

Location

The map below shows the proposed location for the plant in Wuhu Town.

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Background on Project

Beijing Shenwu Group is seeking permitting for a 2 x 350 MW supercritical coal plant in Wuwu Town, Kuitun, Ili Prefecture.[1][2]

Despite not having a permit, the plant was reported to be under construction in 2015 and planned for 2018 commissioning.[3]

However, as of June 2018 satellite imagery shows limited progress on the plant since 2015. In March 2018, parent company Beijing Shenwu Group was reported to be in financial trouble,[4] making it unlikely the project will be carried out by the company.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Xinjiang Jinlong Shenwu Energy Development Co
  • Parent company: Beijing Shenwu Group
  • Location: Wuwu Town, Kuitun, Ili Prefecture, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 44.784812, 84.899963 (exact)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross capacity: 700 MW (Units 1 & 2: 350 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • Projected in service:
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