Yiyang power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Yiyang power station (陕煤化长安益阳发电公司) is a 1,920-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Hunan Province, China.

An additional 2,000 MW is proposed.

Location

The map below shows the location of the plant, near Lichanggang, in Heshan District, Yiyang Prefecture, Hunan Province.

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Background on Plant

Yiyang power station is a four-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,920 MW. The plant was completed between 2000 and 2008, and is majority-owned by Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry Group.[1][2]

Expansion

In July 2019, it was reported that a 2 x 1,000 MW expansion at the power station was planned and included in the "14th Five-Year Plan for Electric Power Development" of Hunan Province (2021-2025). Pre-feasibility studies are underway.[3] 

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Chang'an Power Huazhong Electricity Generation Co
  • Parent company: Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry Group (97%), Yiyang Local Electric Power Investment Company (3%)
  • Location: Lichanggang, Heshan District, Yiyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
  • Coordinates: 28.5966667, 112.2686111 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,920 MW (Units 1 & 2: 330 MW; Units 3 & 4: 630 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start year: 2000-01 (Units 1 & 2); 2007-08 (Units 3 & 4)
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Expansion

  • Sponsor: Chang'an Power Huazhong Electricity Generation Co
  • Parent company: Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry Group (97%), Yiyang Local Electric Power Investment Company (3%)
  • Location: Lichanggang, Heshan District, Yiyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
  • Coordinates: 28.5966667, 112.2686111 (exact)
  • Status: Pre-permit development
  • Gross capacity: 2,000 MW (Units 5 & 6: 1,000 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • Start year:
  • Coal type: Anthracite
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. Yiyang Powerplant, Enipedia, accessed Sept. 2015.
  2. "陕煤化集团顺利完成益阳发电公司产权管理权交接," Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry Group, 2014-01-09
  3. "2×1000MW+4×660MW!两个大型火电项目获湖南省能源局“路条”," 北极星电力网新闻中心, 2019/7/29

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