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Coal Geology, Land Use, and Human Health in the Peoples Republic of China: Power station locations
Entry ID: USGS_OFR01-318_power_stations

Abstract: The purpose of this dataset is to give geologists and other scientists
a spatial database of electrical power stations in China. This data
set will be utilized in energy research and cartographic projects.

This dataset contains locations, type, and power generation capacity
of powerplants/powerstations in the People's Republic of China.
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Description: Access to documentation and data for OFR 01-318

Description: The Eastern Energy Resources Team is, one of three Energy Teams, implementing
the Energy Resources Program at the U.S. Geological Survey in Reston, Virginia.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 49.04   S: 21.12   E: 131.75   W: 98.18

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Alex W. Karlsen, Adam C. Schultz, Peter D. Warwick, Steven M. Podwysocki, Vivian S. Lovern (compilers)
Dataset Title: Coal Geology, Land Use, and Human Health in the Peoples Republic of China: Power station locations
Dataset Series Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2001
Dataset Release Place: Reston, VA
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey Eastern Energy Resources Team
Issue Identification: 01-318
Data Presentation Form: map
Online Resource:
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-01-01
Stop Date: 2001-12-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 0.001 m
Longitude Resolution: 0.001 m
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Ancillary Keywords
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Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Distribution Media: online
Distribution Format: ArcView Shapefile
Fees: none
Phone: 703-648-6489
Email: akarslen at
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey MS 956
National Center
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
City: Reston
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 20192
Country: USA
China Electric Power Information Center (ed.), unknown, Electric Power
Industry in China: Epoch Printing Co., Ltd, People's Republic of China.
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-08-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23