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Tianye power station

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Tianye power station (石河子天业热电厂) is a 1,800-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China.

Location

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Background on Plant

Tianye power station is an eight-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 1,800 MW in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. It is owned by Xinjiang Tianye Group. The first six units, totaling 200 MW, were retired in 2015. Units 7-10, totaling 540 MW, were completed between 2006 and 2008.[1]

Units 11 & 12, totaling 600 MW, were completed in 2010-2011.[2][3][4]

Units 13 & 14, totaling 660 MW, were completed in 2014.[5][6]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Xinjiang Tianye Group Co Ltd
  • Parent company: Xinjiang Tianye Group
  • Location: Shihezi City, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China
  • Coordinates: 44.357355, 86.043951 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 1,800 MW (Units 7-10: 135 MW, Units 11&12: 300 MW, Units 13&14: 330 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • In service: 2006-2008 (Units 7-10), 2010 (Unit 11), 2011 (Unit 11), 2014 (Units 13-14)
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