Xishui power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}}Xishui power station (中电投习水电厂) is a 540-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Guizhou Province, China.


The undated satellite photo below shows the location of the plant in Donghuang Town, Xishui County, Zunyi Prefecture.

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Background on Project

Xishui power station is a 4 x 135MW coal-fired power plant. Construction started in 2000 and was completed in 2001 and 2002. It was originally owned by CPI.[1] It is part of the project "Sending Electricity from West to East". The electricity it generates supplies Guangdong Province.[2]


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.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Guizhou Jinyuan Group (国家电投贵州金元集团)
  • Parent company: State Power Investment Corporation
  • Location: Donghuang Town, Xishui County, Zunyi Prefecture, Guizhou Province, China
  • Coordinates: 28.356688, 106.197507 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 540 MW (Units 1-4: 135 MW)
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  • Cost and source of financing: The total investment is ¥1.895 billion.

Articles and resources


  1. "中电投贵州金元集团股份有限公司习水发电厂," 贵州省国控企业减排监测信息网, Sep 3, 2013
  2. "中电投贵州金元集团股份有限公司," Guizhou Province state-owned assets supervision and administration commission, 2016-1-3
  3. "Chinese nuclear giant officially launched", World Nuclear Association (16 July 2015). Retrieved on 4 May 2015. 

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