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Anwen Songzao power station

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Anwen Songzao power station (重庆能源松藻煤电安稳电厂) is a 1,620-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Chongqing DC Municipality, China.

Location

The map below shows the location of the plant, in Qijiang District, Chongqing Municipality.

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Background on Plant

The first two coal-fired units of Anwen Songzao power station, totaling 300 MW, were brought online in 2005.[1] The plant is owned by Chongqing Energy Investment Group.[2]

Description of Expansion

Chongqing Energy Investment said it was planning to build two additional coal-fired units at this plant, with a total planned capacity of 1,320 MW. The new units were approved in 2013 and by 2014 were under construction, and scheduled to be completed in 2016.[3]

Unit 3 began operating in November 2016, and was reported as supercritical.[4] Unit 4 began operating in January 2017.[5]

Plant Details for Existing Units 1 & 2

  • Sponsor: Songzao Coal Power Co.
  • Parent company: Chongqing Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Qijiang District, Chongqing Municipality, China
  • Coordinates: 28.641111, 106.753056 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 300 MW (Units 1 & 2: 150 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2006
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Project Details for Units 3 & 4 Expansion

  • Sponsor: Songzao Coal Power Co.
  • Parent company: Chongqing Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Qijiang District, Chongqing Municipality, China
  • Coordinates: 28.641111, 106.753056 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,320 MW (Units 3 & 4: 660 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • In service: 2016 (Unit 3), 2017 (Unit 4)
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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