Huadian Shiliquan power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}}Huadian Shiliquan power station (华电国际十里泉发电公司) is a 1,340-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Shandong Province, China.

An additional 600 MW (Shiliquan-3) has been proposed.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Shizhong District, Zaozhuang Prefecture, Shandong Province.

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Background on Plant

The existing coal-fired units of Shiliquan power station consists of two 300 MW units brought online between 1996 and 1997, and one 140 MW unit. Four 125 MW units were retired in 2008 and subsequently demolished. The plant is owned by China Huadian.[1]

This photo from Google Earth shows Units 1-4 on the left and Units 5-6 on the right, prior to demolition of Units 1-4. The photo is dated 28 December 2009.

Description of Shiliquan-3 Expansion

Huadian has proposed Shiliquan-3 power station at the same location. A 660 MW unit, unit 1, was approved for construction in 2013, and is scheduled to be completed in 2015.[2] Unit 1 was commissioned in November 2016.[3]

An additional 660 MW unit at Shiliquan-3, unit 2, is proposed (also known as Unit 9).[4] Construction activities at Shiliquan-3 Unit 2 were reported in March 2017.[5] The unit was commissioned in July 2017.[6]

Project Details for Shiliquan-3

  • Sponsor: China Huadian
  • Location: Shiliquan Village (Shiliquancun), Shizhong District, Zaozhuang Prefecture, Shandong Province, China
  • Coordinates: 34.814444, 117.573056 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,320 MW (Units 1-2: 660 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-supercritical
  • Projected in service: 2016 (Unit 1), 2017 (Unit 2)
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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