Coal-Fired Plants in China - Sichuan
Fuxi
Location: Sichuan
Operator: China Power International Development Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 600 MW
Operation: 2011
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: Dongfang
T/G supplier: Dongfang
EPC: Southwest Electric Power Design Inst, CPI Power Engineering Co, Tianjin Electric Power Construction Co, Sichuan No 2 Electric Power Construction
Quick facts: In Nov 2009, the foundation stone-laying ceremony was held for Fuxi PS in Gaoxian County, Yibin City. The project lead is China Power Investment and Sichuan Electric Power Development Co has an 18% stake. The estimated plant cost was Rmb 4,837mn. Unit-1 went commercial on 20 Oct 2011.

Photograph courtesy of China Power Investment Corp
Posted 30 Oct 2012

Gongxian
Location: Sichuan
Operator: China Huadian Group Corp
Configuration: 2 X 600 MW
Operation: 2011
Fuel: coal
Boiler supplier: Dongfang
T/G supplier: Dongfang
EPC: Sichuan No 2 Electric Power Construction Co, Sichuan No 2 Electric Power Construction Co
Quick facts: In Oct 2007, NDRC approved the Gongxian power project in Gongxian County, Yibin City. Construction began in Mar 2008 and the 600-MW, supercritical units went commercial in Feb and Aug 2011, respectively. The Phase-I project cost about Rmb 4,804mn. Phase-II will add two 1,000-MW generating units by 2015 on present plans: this will make this Gongxian largest thermal plant in the province.This was the first major construction project started in the area after the Great Sichuan Earthquake of May 2008.

Photograph courtesy of www.gongxian.gov.cn
Posted 17 Jan 2012

Guizhou Duyun
Location: Guizhou
Operator: China Guodian Corp
Configuration: 2 X 600 MW
Operation: 2012-2013
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: Dongfang
T/G supplier: Dongfang
EPC: Guizhou Electric Power Survey & Design Inst, Southwest Electric Power Design Inst, Guizhou Elec Power Const No 1, Guizhou Elec Power Const No 2, Northwest Elec Power Const No 3
Quick facts: This supercritical plant in Fuquan County, Qiannan AP, is jointly-invested by China Guodian (55%), Guangzhou Development Power Investment Co Ltd (30%), and Guizhou Shuicheng Coal and Electricity Co Ltd (10%), with 5% held in common. The project was approved in Mar 2009 and Unit-1 began start-up on 30 Nov 2012.

Photograph courtesy of China Guodian Corp
Posted 5 Jan 2013

Huayingshan 5&6
Location: Sichuan
Operator: China Guodian Group Corp
Configuration: 2 X 300 MW
Operation: 2006
Fuel: bituminous coal
Boiler supplier: Dongfang
T/G supplier: Dongfang
Quick facts: Site prep for on these two sets started on 1 Sep 2003 and they went commercial on 17 Feb and 24 Mar 2006, respectively, several months ahead of schedule. Development at Huyayingshan began in 1974 and the original sets (2 X 50 MW and 2 X 100 MW, now closed) were completed from 1978-1982 and comprised one of Sichuan's largest thermal plants. Units 5&6 were jointly invested by China Guodian (51%) and Shenzhen Energy Group (49%).

Photograph courtesy of Zhenghzou Electric Power College
Posted 18 Sep 2011

Jiangyou
Location: Sichuan
Operator: Sichuan Bashu Electric Power Development Co Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 330 MW, 2 X 300 MW
Operation: 1990-2006
Fuel: anthracite
Boiler supplier: Stein, Dongfang
T/G supplier: Beizhong, Shanghai
EPC: China Power Engineering Consulting, Southwest Electric Power Design Institute, Sichuan No 2 Electric Power Construction Co
Quick facts: This plant in Jiangyou County, Mianyang City, was extended in 2009 with two 350-MW CCGT blocks. These were built where four old 50-MW units had been demolished.

Photograph courtesy of www.mala.cn
Posted 17 Jan 2012

Neijiang Baima Demo-2
Location: Sichuan
Operator: Shenhua Guoneng Energy Group Corp Ltd
Configuration: 1 X 600 MW
Operation: 2013
Fuel: Anthracite
Boiler supplier: Alstom, Dongfang
T/G supplier: Dongfang
EPC: Sichuan No 2 Electric Power Construction Co
Quick facts: This supercritical CFB demonstration unit went commercial on 5 Aug 2013.

Photograph courtesy of PowerChina
Posted 11 Jan 2015

Abbreviations

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

Updated 11-Aug-2016

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