Shanxi trims 711 MW coal-fired power capacity in 2017

2018-02-14 08:10:00 Production & Sales lcjxyj.net

Northern China's Shanxi slashed 711 MW of installed coal-fired power capacity last year, achieving 142% of the annual target, said power branch of the provincial Economic and Information Commission.


Two power generating units (#7 and #8) of Datang Taiyuan Second Thermal Power Plant, each with installed capacity of 200 MW, were dismantled, taking the largest part of capacity cuts in the province.


In 2016, a total of 300 MW installed coal-fired power capacity was shut in Shanxi, finishing the goal set for the year, said the commission.


(Writing by Jessie Jia   Editing by Harry Huo)
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