Diandong power station
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Diandong power station (华能云南滇东能源公司滇东电厂) is a 2,400-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Yunnan Province, China.
The photo below shows the plant, in Fuyuan County, Qujing Prefecture, Yunnan Province. As of November 2014, only four rather than six units are shown in the photograph.
Background on Plant
Diandong power station is a four-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 3,600 MW in Yunnan Province. The first four units, totaling 2,400 MW, were completed between 2006 and 2008. An additional two units, Units 5 & 6, totaling 1,200 MW, have been reported but do not appear to have been built. The plant is owned by China Huaneng.
Project Details for Units 5 & 6 Expansion
- Sponsor: China Huaneng
- Location: Fuyuan County, Qujing Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China
- Coordinates: 25.19943, 104.6819 (exact)
- Status: Cancelled
- Gross capacity: 1,200 MW (Units 5 & 6: 600 MW)
- In service: 2010
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