Shanghai Caojing Power Plant is a 2,000MW coal fired power project. It is located in Shanghai, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2010.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 2,000 2,000 Active Shanghai, China Shanghai Electric Power


The project is developed and owned by Shanghai Electric Power. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a steam turbine with cogen power plant that is used for Baseload.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in December 2010.

Contractors Involved

State Power Investment was selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

Shanghai Turbine was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company supplied N1000-26.25/600/600 model turbines for the project.

Shanghai Turbine supplied THDF125/67 electric generator for the project.

Shanghai Boiler Works supplied steam boiler for the project.

About Shanghai Electric Power

Shanghai Electric Power Co., Ltd. (Shanghai Electric Power), a subsidiary of State Power Investment Corporation is an electric energy company that generates and supplies electricity and thermal power. The company generates electricity from coal-fired plants, gas-fired plants, IGCC, gas power, wind and solar power units. Its applications are used in research and technology. Shanghai Electric Power develops optimization plan of system integration and technological process for lignite upgrading and molding. The company has developed its cooperation with Australia, Indonesia, Japan and Tanzania. It also undertakes power station service businesses in Equatorial Guinea, Iraq and Turkey. Shanghai Electric Power is headquartered in Shanghai, China.


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