Yaxi power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Yaxi power station (中电投鸭溪发电厂) is a 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Guizhou Province, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, near Yaxi Town, Zunyi County, Zunyi Prefecture, Guizhou Province.

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Background on Plant

Yaxi power station is a four-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,200 MW.[1]The plant was completed between 2005 and 2006, and was originally owned by CPI.[2][3]

Ownership Shift

China Guodian Guizhou Subsidiary and Guizhou Jinyuan Power Co were the original co-sponsors of Yaxi power station.[4] The proportion of the investment was Guodian Guizhou 51% : Guizhou Jinyuan 49%. Guizhou Jinyuan was bought by CPI in 2008. In April 2014, China Guodian transferred its 51% of shares of Yaxi power station to CPI for free. CPI becomes the 100% owner of Yaxi power station.[5]


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.[6]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Guizhou Jinyuan Group
  • Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
  • Location: Yaxi, Zunyi County, Zunyi Prefecture, Guizhou Province, China
  • Coordinates: 27.5789174, 106.6551843 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,200 MW (Units 1-4: 300 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2005-06
  • Coal type:
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "鸭溪发电厂简介 "贵州省国控企业减排监测信息网
  2. Yaxi Powerplant, Enipedia, accessed Sept. 2015.
  3. "贵州鸭溪发电厂新建机组全部投产"中国国电集团公司, 2006-08-09
  4. "金元集团与国电贵州公司就鸭溪电厂发展达成新共识"中国能源报, 2013-04-25
  5. "中电投贵州金元集团股份有限公司主体长期信用评级报告"China Lianhe Credit Rating Co, Ltd. 2015-6-12
  6. "Chinese nuclear giant officially launched". World Nuclear Association. 16 July 2015. Retrieved 4 May 2015.

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