Yichang East power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Yichang East power station (宜昌东阳火力发电公司) is a 600-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Hubei Province, China.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Zhicheng Town, Yichang Prefecture, Hubei Province (宜都市枝城镇楼子河村). The power station is apparently located at the Yidu East Sunshine Pharmaceutical plant.

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Background on Plant

Yichang East power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 2009 MW. The plant was completed in 2009, and is owned by East Sun Industrial Development.[1]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: East Sun Industrial Development Co Ltd
  • Parent company: Guangdong East Sun Aluminum Industrial Development
  • Location: 宜都市枝城镇楼子河村, Zhicheng Town, Yidu City, Yichang Prefecture, Hubei Province, China
  • Coordinates: 30.327086, 111.490369 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 600 MW (Units 1 & 2: 300 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2009
  • Coal type:
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. Coal-Fired Plants in China - Hubei, Industcards, accessed Sept. 2015.

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