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Gongyi-2 power station

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Gongyi-2 power station (万浦巩义第二发电厂) is a retired 100-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Henan Province, China.

Location

The map below shows the location of Gongyi City, the approximate location of the plant in Zhengzhou Prefecture, Henan Province.

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Background on Plant

The two coal-fired units of Gongyi-2 power station total 100 MW. They were retired in 2008. The plant is owned by Banpu.[1]

Description of Expansion

Banpu was planning to build two additional coal-fired units at this plant, with a total planned capacity of 200 MW.[2]

However, the new units appear to have been cancelled due to financial and worker difficulties.[1]

Plant Details for Units 1 & 2

  • Sponsor: Peak Pacific Investment Co
  • Parent company: Banpu
  • Location: Zhitian Town, Gongyi City, Zhengzhou Prefecture, Henan Province, China
  • Coordinates: 34.6936649, 112.9331875 (exact)
  • Status: Retired (2008)
  • Gross capacity: 100 MW (Units 1 & 2: 50 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1999
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Project Details for Units 3 & 4 Expansion

  • Sponsor: Peak Pacific Investment Co
  • Parent company: Banpu
  • Location: Gongyi City, Zhengzhou Prefecture, Henan Province, China
  • Coordinates: 34.6936649, 112.9331875 (exact)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross capacity: 200 MW (Units 3 & 4: 100 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Projected in service:
  • Coal type:
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "一千多名工人讨要薪水:我们要活命,中国救救我", 天涯论坛, 2012-01-28
  2. Ailun Yang and Yiyun Cui, "Global Coal Risk Assessment: Data Analysis and Market Research," World Resources Institute working paper, November 2012

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