Yangquan-2 power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Yangquan-2 power station (晋能山西阳光发电公司) is a 1,280-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shanxi Province, China.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Pingding, Yangquan.

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Background on Plant

Yangquan-2 power station is a four-unit coal-fired power station totaling 1,280 MW. It was built in 1996 to 1999, and is owned by Jinneng Group.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Shanxi Tongbao Energy Group
  • Parent company: Jinneng Group
  • Location: Pingding, Yangquan, Shanxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 37.7749827 , 113.6259455 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,280 MW (Units 1-4: 320 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Years built: 1996-1999
  • Coal type: Anthracite/Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "Coal-Fired Plants in China - Shanxi," Industcards, accessed Nov 2016

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