2019-CREDO-ad-banner-150K.jpg

Huadian Changji power station

From SourceWatch
Jump to: navigation, search

Huadian Changji power station is a 910-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows units 3-4 of the plant in Changji City.

Loading map...

The undated satellite photo below shows units 5-6 of the plant, north of Changji City.

Loading map...

Background on Plant

The first two units of the power station, totaling 24 MW, were built in 1999 and retired in 2008. Units 3 and 4, totaling 250 MW, were brought online in 2006 and are located within the city. Units 5 and 6 (2 x 330 MW) were completed in 2011 but at a new location north of the city. Units 5-6 are also known as Huadian Changji-2 power station. The plant is owned by China Huadian.[1][2][3]

Units 3-4 were retired in May 2018.[4]

Project Details of units 3-4

  • Sponsor: China Huadian
  • Location: Binhu Village, Binhu Xiang, Changji City, Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 43.99144, 87.31149 (exact)
  • Status: retired
  • Gross capacity: 250 MW (Units 3 & 4: 125 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2006
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Project Details of units 5-6

  • Sponsor: China Huadian
  • Location: Binhu Village, Binhu Xiang, Changji City, Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 44.062603, 87.326542 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 660 MW (Units 5 & 6: 330 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2011
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. "昌吉热电厂一号机组首次并网成功", 中国华电集团公司, 2011-11-03
  2. "昌吉热电厂实现一年“双投”目标", 中国华电集团公司, 2012-01-04
  3. "华电昌吉热电厂煤尘污染村庄环保局开50万罚单", 网易财经, 2013-04-11
  4. "淘汰落后产能按下“快进键," 人民日报, 2018年05月15日

Related SourceWatch articles

External resources