Boryeong Power Plant is 3.83km2 big, has 6 facilities
with a 50kW capability that can burn a total of 3,000,000 kW of
bituminous coal and heavy oil. It was built in Dec, 1979 and No.1
was built in Dec, 1983, No. 2 was built in Sep, 1984, No. 3~6 was
built in June, 1994, also before April, 1984, it was called "Gojeong"
Power Plant. This place produces 18.3 billion kWh yearly to provide
to Gyeongyin Industrial area and middle area of Seoul, and it has
become the largest coal power plant with Seocheon power plant. This
power plant has a harbor that can accept 110,000 ton oil ships and
also has loading equipment, docks, draining facilities, soundproof
facilities and pollution protecting facilities.
This is located in Opo-ri, Ocheon-myeon, Boryeong city, 22km
away from the village, and takes 40 minutes to get there.