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Tangshan West power station

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Tangshan West power station (华润电力唐山西郊热电厂) is a 700-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Hebei Province, China.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the Tangshan West-1 plant in Xiejiazhuang Village, Lubei District District.

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The undated satellite photo below shows the Tangshan West-2 plant in Fengrun District.

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Background on Plant

The three coal-fired units of Tangshan West-1 power station, also known as "Tangshan Saide Cogen power station", [1]totaling 300 MW, were brought online in 1998 to 2005. They were all retired in 2014-2015. [2]The plant is owned by Nanjing Public Utilities Development Co, Ltd. (unit 1&2 )[1] and China Resources ( unit3 ).

Description of Expansion

China Resources is currently building two additional coal-fired units at this plant, as Tangshan West-2, with a total planned capacity of 700 MW.[3][4]

Unit 1 began operating in October 2014,[5] and unit 2 in December 2014.[6]

Plant Details for Tangshan West-1 power station

  • Sponsor: China Resources Power Holdings
  • Parent company: China Resources
  • Location: Lubei District, Tangshan Prefecture, Hebei Province, China
  • Coordinates: 39.60063, 118.119052 (exact)
  • Status: Retired (2014-2015)
  • Gross capacity: 300 MW (Units 1 & 2: 50 MW; Unit 3: 200 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 1998 (Units 1-2), 2005 (Unit 3)
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Project Details for Tangshan West-2 power station

  • Sponsor: China Resources
  • Location: Hancheng Town, Fengrun District, Tangshan Prefecture, Hebei Province, China
  • Coordinates: 39.59465, 118.072429 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 700 MW (Units 1 & 2: 350 MW)
  • Type: Supercritical
  • In service: 2014
  • Coal type:
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  • Source of financing:

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