Kaifeng-2 power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}}Kaifeng-2 power station (中电投开封发电厂) is a 1,260-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Henan Province, China.

Location

The map below shows the location of the plant, near Tubaigang, in Shunhe Hui District, Kaifeng Prefecture, Henan Province.

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Background on Plant

Kaifeng-2 power station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,260 MW. The plant was completed between 2008 and 2009, and was originally owned by CPIC.[1]

Ownership

In July 2015, China Power Investment Corporation (CPI) and State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) merged to become State Power Investment Corporation (国家电力投资集团), one of the five largest state-owned electricity producers in the People's Republic of China.[2]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: CPI Henan Electric Power Co
  • Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
  • Location: Tubaigang, Shunhe Hui District, Kaifeng Prefecture, Henan Province, China
  • Coordinates: 34.8060821, 114.4450842 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,260 MW (Units 1 & 2: 630 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • In service: 2008-09
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources

References

  1. Kaifeng-2 Powerplant, Enipedia, accessed Sept. 2015.
  2. "Chinese nuclear giant officially launched", World Nuclear Association (16 July 2015). Retrieved on 4 May 2015. 

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