Yaomeng power station
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Yaomeng power station (中电国际投姚孟发电厂) is a 2,160-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Henan Province, China.
The map below shows the location of the plant, near Jiaodian, in Zhanhe District, Pingdingshan Prefecture, Henan Province.
Background on Plant
Yaomeng power station was a six-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 2,480 MW. The plant was completed between 1975 and 2007, and was originally owned by CPIC. Unit 1 (320 MW) was retired in 2017, leaving 2,160 MW remaining.
In July 2015, China Power Investment Corporation (CPI) and State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) merged to become State Power Investment Corporation (国家电力投资集团), one of the five largest state-owned electricity producers in the People's Republic of China.
- Sponsor: China Power International Development Ltd
- Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
- Location: Jiaodian, Zhanhe District, Pingdingshan Prefecture, Henan Province, China
- Coordinates: 33.7379928, 113.2418822 (exact)
- Status: Retired (Unit 1), Operating (Units 2-6)
- Gross capacity: 2,480 MW (Units 1-4: 320 MW; Units 5 & 6: 600 MW)
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 1975 (Unit 1); 1980 (Unit 2); 1985-86 (Units 3 & 4); 2007 (Units 5 & 6)
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