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Taiyuan Second Gangue power station

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Taiyuan Gangue power station (大唐太原第二热电厂七期扩建项目) is a 660-megawatt (MW) waste coal-fired power plant in Shanxi Province, China.

Location

The map below shows the location of Taiyuan Prefecture, the approximate location where the plant would be built in Shanxi Province.

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Background on Project

In 2009 Puda Coal signed a letter of intent with the Shanxi government to restructure six coal mines and build a 270 MW (2 x 135 MW) waste coal-fired power plant in Shanxi Province.[1]

Later the project changed hands to China Datang, and the size was changed to 2 x 330 MW.[2]

The power station began operating in 2014.[3][4]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Datang (formerly Puda Coal)
  • Parent company: China Datang
  • Location: Taiyuan Prefecture, Shanxi Province, China
  • Coordinates: 37.87, 112.55 (approximate)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 660 MW (2 x 330 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2014
  • Coal type: Waste coal
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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References

  1. "Puda Coal signs LOI with Shanxi county government", China Coal Resource, February 5, 2009
  2. "大唐太原第二热电厂七期扩建工程项目获核准," State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Control, 2012-06-19
  3. "山西院设计太原第二热电厂七期工程12号机组通过168试运," Energy China, 2014-12-4
  4. "二电厂七期工程圆满收官," 太原日报, 2014-12-29

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