Hunan Chuangyuan power station

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Hunan Chuangyuan power station (湖南五强集团创元电厂) is a retired 700-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Hunan Province, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, in Taoyuan County, Changde Prefecture, Hunan Province.

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Background on Plant

Hunan Chuangyuan power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 700 MW. It provides power to an aluminum smelter. The plant was completed in 2006, and is owned by Hunan Chuangyuan Power Generation.[1]

The aluminum smelter and power plant were shut down in 2016.[2] The equipment of the two units were transferred to Cambodia, to be used in the Sihanoukville CIIDG power station 2.[3]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Hunan Chengtong Technology Group
  • Parent company: Hunan Wuqiang Group
  • Location: Taoyuan County, Changde Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
  • Coordinates: 29.1973729, 111.559684 (exact)
  • Status: Retired (2016)
  • Gross capacity: 700 MW (Units 1 & 2: 350 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2006
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