Coal Plant to be Constructed in New Area
The planned coal fire power plant is attracting protests in the initial proposed location in Dapeng New Area is now being considered to be constructed in the Shenzhen Shanwei cooperative zone is based on the city’s 12th five year plan. As of the moment the city legislative is reviewing reports that are submitted by the city government.
The Shenzhen Shanwei cooperative zone is located in the city of Shanwei in eastern Guangdong with an area of 200 square kilometers is to be developed into a production base for industries in Shenzhen. one such project is the Binhai Power Plant that was approved by the National Energy Administration last January and is said to be built a the cost of 8.2 billion yuan.
Last August the Shenzhen government ended its plans in constructing the Binhai Plant in Dapeng because of the protests on the potential pollution that that plant will be causing to its residents. Residents have argued that there are more suitable places to place the plant in Guangdong and around the Pearl River Delta.