Shanghai Shidongkou power station

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{{#badges: CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}} Shanghai Shidongkou power station consists of two power stations: Shidongkou-1 and Shidongkou-2 in Shanghai, China.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Shenqiao Town, Baoshan.

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Shidongkou-1 is a 4 x 325 MW plant commissioned from 1988 to 1990. Shidongkou-2 is a 2 x 600 MW and 2 x 660 MW plant commissioned from 1992 to 2009. They are majority-owned by China Huaneng.[1]


Part of one Shidongkou-2 600 MW reactor has carbon capture and storage capabilities to capture 0.1 Million tonnes a year (approximately 4% of a single unit's output).[2]

Project Details


  • Shidongkou-1: China Huaneng
  • Shidongkou-2: China Huaneng, Shenergy Group

Location: Shenqiao Town, Baoshan, Shanghai, China
Coordinates: 31.4650719, 121.4048433 (exact)
Status: Operating
Nameplate capacity: 1,300 MW (Shidongkou-1), 2,520 MW (Shidongkou-2)
Type: Subcritical (Shidongkou-1), Supercritical (Shidongkou-2, Units 1-2), Ultra-supercritical (Shidongkou-2, Units 3-4)
In service: 1988-2009
Coal Type: Bituminous
Coal Source:
Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "Coal-Fired Plants in Shanghai," Industcards, accessed November 2016
  2. "Shidongkou Fact Sheet: Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Project," MIT CCS site, accessed Oct 2016

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