Zhangjiagang Shazhou power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Zhangjiagang Shazhou power station (永泰能源张家港沙洲电厂二期上大压小扩建工程) is a 1,260-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province, China.

A second phase of 2 x 1000 MW is under construction.

Location

The map below shows the location of the plant, near Jinfeng Town (Jinfengzhen), in Zhangjiagang City, Suzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province.

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Background on Plant

The two existing coal-fired units of Zhangjiagang Shazhou power station, totaling 1,260 MW, were brought online in 2006. The plant is majority owned by Wintime Energy.[1][2][3]

Expansion

In 2015 construction was underway on two additional coal-fired units at this plant, with a total planned capacity of 2,000 MW. The units were approved for construction in May 2015.[4]

Unit 3 was commissioned in July 2017,[5] and unit 4 in September 2017.[6]

Plant Details for Existing Units 1 & 2

  • Sponsor: Wintime Energy (80%), Zhangjiagang Jincheng Investment Development (20%)
  • Location: Jinfeng Town (Jinfengzhen), Zhangjiagang City, Suzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 31.989733, 120.6879258 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,260 MW (Units 1 & 2: 630 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • In service: 2006
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Project Details for Units 3 & 4 Expansion

  • Sponsor: Huaxing Electricity Co.
  • Parent company: Wintime Energy
  • Location: Jinfeng Town (Jinfengzhen), Zhangjiagang City, Suzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 31.989733, 120.6879258 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 2,000 MW (Units 3 & 4: 1,000 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-Supercritical
  • Start year: 2017
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