Jiangsu Nantong power station

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Jiangsu Nantong power station (华能国电江苏南通发电公司), also known as the Huaneng Nantong power station, is a 3,400-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Jiangsu Province, China.

Location

The map below shows the location of the plant, near Tianshengang Town (Tianshengangzhen), Gangzha District, Nantong Prefecture, Jiangsu Province.

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Background on Plant

Jiangsu Nantong power station is a 3,400 megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in the prefecture of Nantong, China. The four units of Nantong-1 and -2, totaling 1,400 MW, were completed between 1989 and 1999.[1] The two-unit Nantong-3, totaling 2,000 MW, was completed in 2014.[2][3]

The Tianshenggang power station, a 660-MW coal-fired plant about a kilometer to the west, is owned by Nantong Tianshenggang Power Generation.[4] Nantong Tianshenggang Power Co. is affiliated with Guodian Longyuan Power and Huaneng Nantong Subsidiary under China Huaneng Group.[5]

Ownership

On August 28, 2017, China's State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC) announced that China Guodian Corporation and Shenhua Group will be jointly restructured. Shenhua Group will become China National Energy Investment Group and will absorb China Guodian Corporation. It will be the largest power company in the world by installed capacity, as well as the world's largest coal producer.[6][7] The merger was completed on November 28, 2017.[8]

Plant Details for Existing Phases I & II

  • Sponsor: Huaneng Jiangsu Branch
  • Parent company: National Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Tianshengang Town (Tianshengangzhen), Gangzha District, Nantong Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 32.03214, 120.76956 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,400 MW (Units 1-4: 350 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1989-90 (Phase I Units 1 & 2); 1999 (Phase II Units 1 & 2)
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Project Details of Phase III Expansion

  • Sponsor: Huaneng Jiangsu Branch
  • Parent company: National Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Tianshengang Town (Tianshengangzhen), Gangzha District, Nantong Prefecture, Jiangsu Province, China
  • Coordinates: 32.03214, 120.76956 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 2,000 MW (Units 1 & 2: 1,000 MW)
  • Type: Ultra-supercritical
  • In service: 2014
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Articles and resources

References

  1. "Coal-Fired Plants Financed by International Public Investment Institutions Since 1994", Appendix to Foreclosing the Future: Coal, Climate and International Public Finance: Investment in coal-fired power plants hinders the fight against global warming, Environmental Defense, April 2009.
  2. "南通电厂2×1000MW超超临界机组投产发电," 龙源电力, 2014/03/20
  3. 国电龙源电力南通电厂2×1000MW超超临界机组投产发电, CHPPCH website, Mar. 21, 2014.
  4. "Coal-Fired Plants in China - Jiangsu: Tianshenggang," Industcards, accessed October 2014
  5. "构建大动力装置,同时关闭小的江苏南通电厂2× 1000MW机组电源已开工的项目," China Guodian website, 2011-11-17
  6. "Factbox: Shenhua and Guodian - China's latest state marriage", Reuters (29 August 2017). Retrieved on 30 August 2017. 
  7. "China Is Creating the World's Largest Power Company", Bloomberg News (28 August 2017). Retrieved on 29 August 2017. 
  8. "China’s Newly-Established National Energy Investment Group Sets World Records in Its Sector, With Assets of Over CNY1.8 Trillion," Yicai Global, 11-28-2017

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