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Datun Mine power station

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Datun Mine power station (中煤上海大屯能源大屯热电联产) is a 380-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Jiangsu Province, China.

An additional 700 MW is under development.

Location

The satellite photo below shows the plant in Datun Town (Datunzhen), Pei County, Xuzhou Prefecture.

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Background on Plant

The first four coal-fired units of Datun Mine power station, totaling 380 MW, were brought online between 2003 and 2009. The plant is owned by ChinaCoal.[1]

Expansion

ChinaCoal has planned two additional coal-fired units at this plant, known as units 10-11, with a total capacity of 700 MW. The new units were scheduled to be completed in 2015,[2] but as of April 2018 Planet satellite photos show construction is ongoing.

Unit 10 was commissioned in January 2019.[3]

Plant Details for Existing Units

  • Sponsor: Shanghai Datun Energy Co
  • Parent company: ChinaCoal
  • Location: Datun Town (Datunzhen), Pei County, Xuzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 34.768623,116.8919 (exact)
  • Status: Operating (Units 1, 2, 6, & 7)
  • Gross capacity: 380 MW (Unit 1: 50 MW, Unit 2: 60 MW, Units 6 & 7: 135 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start date: 2008-09 (Units 1 & 2); 2003 (Unit 6); 2005 (Unit 7)
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Project Details for Units 10 & 11 Expansion

  • Sponsor: Shanghai Datun Energy Co
  • Parent company: ChinaCoal
  • Location: Datun Town (Datunzhen), Pei County, Xuzhou Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 34.868576, 116.9412068 (exact)
  • Status: Operating (Unit 10), Construction (Unit 11)
  • Gross capacity: 700 MW (Units 10 & 11: 350 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • Start date: 2019
  • Coal type: Anthracite
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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