Coal-Fired Plants in China - Hebei
Datang Tangshan-2
Location: Hebei
Operator: Datang International Power Generation Co Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 300 MW CHP
Operation: 2011
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: Tianjin Electric Power Construction Co
Quick facts: In Apr 2007, Datang acquired Hong Kong Donggang (Jinzhou) Investment Co which owns 55% of Jinzhou Donggang Power Co.

Photograph courtesy of Tianjin Electric Power Construction Co
Posted 11 Jul 2010

Dingzhou
Location: Hebei
Operator: Shenhua Guohua Electric Power Corp
Configuration: 2 X 600 MW, 2 X 660 MW
Operation: 2004-2009
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: Shanghai
T/G supplier: Shanghai, Harbin
EPC: Hebei Electric Power Investigation and Design Institute
Quick facts: In June 1998, the power plant construction field office was established for the Dingzhou power station in Kaiyuan Town, Dingzhou City. The project is currently invested by China Shenhua Energy (40.5%), Hebei Construction Investment Group Co Ltd (40.5%), and Datang Hebei Power Co Ltd (19%). Construction started on two 600-MW units started in Aug 2001 and these went into service in Apr and Sep 2004, respectively. In Aug 2007, NDRC approved the construction of two 660-MW units and these went commercial in Sep and Dec 2009, respectively. Unit-3 was the world's first 660-MW, two-cylinder air-cooled supercritical set.

Photograph courtesy of Shenhua Guohua Electric Power Corp
Re-posted 5 May 2013

Gongyi-2
Location: Hebei
Operator: Peak Pacific
Configuration: 2 X 50 MW
Operation: 1996
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: Peak Pacific acquired a majority stake in this plant in 1999. It supplies electricity to the local power grid and Henan Zhongmai Yong'an Aluminium Co.

Photograph courtesy of Peak Pacific (China) Investment Ltd
Posted 21 Aug 2005

Hebei Longshan
Location: Hebei
Operator: China Guodian Corp
Configuration: 2 X 600 MW
Operation: 2007
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: Babcock & Wilcox Beijing
T/G supplier: Alstom Beizhong Power
EPC: North China Electric Power Design Institute
Quick facts: The turbines for Hebei Longshan were ordered in Jan 2004. The project is invested by China Guodian (60%) and Hebei Construction Investment Co (40%). The air-cooled units were commissioned in January and July 2007, respectively. The site is sized for up to six 600-MW units.

Photograph courtesy of China Guodian Corp
Posted 22 Jun 2011

Hanfeng
Location: Hebei
Operator: Huaneng Power International
Configuration: 2 X 660 MW
Operation: 2000-2001
Fuel: anthracite coal
Boiler supplier: Foster Wheeler
T/G supplier: Siemens
EPC: Hebei No 1 Electric Power Construction Engineering Co
Quick facts: At completion, these were the world's largest arch fired boilers and were designed to fire a blend of very low volatile anthracite. The project was supported by export credits from Spain's CESCE.

Photograph courtesy of Siemens
Posted 12 Feb 2008

Hengfeng
Location: Hebei
Operator: China Resources Power Holdings Co
Configuration: 2 X 300 MW
Operation: 1995-1996
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: CR Power has a 25% interest in the plant with Hebei Provincial Construction and Investment Co and Hebei Provincial Electric Power Co owning 35% and 40%, respectively. The plant sells electricity into the southern Hebei grid run by North China Power Grid Co. The coal is mainly sourced from Shanxi Province.

Photograph courtesy of China Resources Power Holdings Co
Posted 11 Feb 2004

Huanghua Cangzhou
Location: Hebei
Operator: Shenhua Guohua Electric Power Corp
Configuration: 2 X 600 MW, 2 X 660 MW
Operation: 2005-2009
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: Shanghai
T/G supplier: Shanghai, Harbin
Quick facts: This plant was built on partially reclaimed land in the Huanghua Port area. It is jointly invested by was invested by Hebei Province and Shenhua Group. Supercritical Units 3&4 were announced in Mar 2006 and the plant was finished when Unit-4 went commercial on 2 Dec 2009 making this the largest power station on the southern Hebei grid.

Photograph courtesy of Shenhua Guohua Electric Power Corp
Posted 17 Feb 2010

Luannan
Location: Hebei
Operator: Peak Pacific
Configuration: 2 X 50 MW CHP
Operation: 2000
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: Harbin
T/G supplier: Harbin
Quick facts: In April 1997, U.S. developer Panda Energy closed construction financing for this plant in Luannan County, Tangshan, 220km due east of Beijing. The plant was declared commercial in June 2000 with power sales to North China Power Group. Other energy customers are Hebei Jiteng Papermaking Co and the local district heating system. Peak Pacific became the majority owner in 2001.

Photograph courtesy of Peak Pacific (China) Investment Ltd
Posted 21 Aug 2005

Qinhunangdao-2
Location: Hebei
Operator: Hebei Construction Energy Investment Co Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 215 MW, 4 X 300 MW CHP
Operation: 1992-2007
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: B&W Beijing, Shanghai, Combustion Engineering, Alstom, Dongfang
T/G supplier: Harbin, Shanghai, Melco
Quickfacts: North China Electric Power Design Inst, Tianjin Electric Power Construction Co
Quick facts: This plant is in Haigang district in the port city of Qinhunangdao. Units 4&5 have Alstom seawwater FGD systems. Units 5&6 have CFB boilers.

Photograph courtesy of Hebei Construction Energy Investment Co Ltd
Posted 28 May 2012

Renqiu
Location: Hebei
Operator: Hebei Construction Energy Investment Co Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 350 MW CHP
Operation: 2013
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: B&W Beijing
T/G supplier: Dongfang
Quickfacts: Hebei Electric Power Design Institute, Hebei No 1 Electric Power Construction Engineering Co
Quick facts: In Mar 2011, Hebei Construction and Investment went out for bids for this supercritical project in Renqiu City. The project was approved in 2009. Unit-1 commissioned on 22 Feb 2013 followed by Unit-2 on 5 Jun 2013.

Photograph courtesy of PowerChina
Posted 25 Jan 2015

Sanhe
Location: Hebei
Operator: CLP Guohua Power
Configuration: 2 X 500 MW
Operation: 1999-2000
Fuel: hard coal
Boiler supplier: MHI
T/G supplier: MHI, Melco
Quickfacts: MHI, North China Electric Power Design Inst
Quick facts: Sanhe is owned by CLP Guohua Power Co Ltd 55%), Beijing Energy Investment (Group) Co Ltd (30%), and 15% Hebei Provincial Construction and Investment Co (15%). Power is sold to North China Power (Group) Corp.

Photograph courtesy of CLP Group
Posted 24 Dec 2006

Shahe
Location: Hebei
Operator: Hebei Construction Energy Investment Co Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 600 MW
Operation: 2013
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: B&W Beijing
T/G supplier: Dongfang
Quickfacts: Hebei Electric Power Design Institute, Hebei No 1 Electric Power Construction Engineering Co
Quick facts: This air-cooled supercritical PS is in Shahe County, Xingtai City Unit-1 commissioned on 30 Mar 2013 followed by Unit-2 on 29 Apr 2013.

Photograph courtesy of PowerChina
Posted 25 Jan 2015

Tangshan Caofeidian
Location: Hebei
Operator: China Resources Power Holdings Co
Configuration: 2 X 300 MW CHP
Operation: 2009
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: Shanghai
T/G supplier: Shanghai
EPC: Henan No 2 Thermal Power Construction Co
Quick facts: CR Power owns a 90% stake in this power plant in Caofeidian industrial zone about 80km from Tangshan. The balance is owned by Tangshan Construction Investment Corp. The first unit went commercial 29 Jun 2009.

Photograph courtesy of China Resources Power Holdings Co
Posted 15 May 2010

Tangshan Wangtan
Location: Hebei
Operator: Datang International Power Generation Co Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 600 MW
Operation: 2005
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: Harbin
T/G supplier: Harbin
EPC: North China Power Engineering, Northeast China International Electric Power Corp
Quick facts: These two subcritical units commissioned in Dec 2005 with FGD scrubbers from Insigma Engineering. Datang Power owns a 70% stake in the plant.

Photograph courtesy of China Metallurgical Construction
Re-posted 5 Jul 2013

Xingtai-II
Location: Hebei
Operator: Hebei Construction Energy Investment Co Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 300 MW CHP
Operation: 2005-2006
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: BWBC
T/G supplier: Dongfang
Quick facts: This project is jointly invested by Hebei Construction Investment Energy Investment (51% ), Hebei Huafeng Investment Co (35%), and Xingtai Huitong Investment Co (14%). Xingtai-II cost 2.2bn yuan and burns local coal. Unit-1 was put into operation on 20 Sep 2005, and Unit-2 on 17 Jan 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Hebei Construction & Investment Group Co Ltd
Posted 12 Aug 2012

Xiahuayuan
Location: Hebei
Operator: Datang International Power Generation Co Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 100 MW, 1 X 200 MW
Operation: 1982-1988
Fuel: subbituminous coal
Boiler supplier: Harbin
T/G supplier: Beizhong, Dongfang
EPC: Tianjin Power Construction, Beijing Electric Power Construction
Quick facts: The first generating units at this site in Zhangjiakou City went into construction in 1937. Output is supplied to the Beijing-Tianjin-Tangshan Power Grid via two 220kV transmission lines and one 110kV  line.

Photograph courtesy of Datang International Power Generation Co
Posted 6 Sep 2008

Zhangjiakou
Location: Hebei
Operator: Datang International Power Generation Co Ltd
Configuration: 8 X 300 MW
Operation: 1991-2001
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: Dongfang
T/G supplier: Dongfang
EPC: North China Power Engineering
Quick facts: At completion, this was the largest power plant in North China.

Photograph courtesy of North China Power Engineering Co Ltd
Posted 26 Dec 2007

Zhengding
Location: Hebei
Operator: Peak Pacific
Configuration: 2 X 12 MW, 1 X 24 MW CHP
Operation: 2000
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: ??
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: Operation of this greenfield CFB plant allowed closure of numerous smaller and more inefficient heating plants. Peak Pacific also constructed a steam-supply system for nearby industrial facilities.

Photograph courtesy of Peak Pacific (China) Investment Ltd
Posted 21 Aug 2005

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 14-Aug-2016

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