Bikou is a 300MW hydro power project. It is located on Bailong river/basin in Gansu, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1969 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1976.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 300 300 Active Gansu, China Datang Gansu Power Generation


The project is developed and owned by Datang Gansu Power Generation. The company has a stake of 100%.

Bikou is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 521 million cubic meter. The project generated 1,463 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $55.6m.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1969 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1976.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to State Grid Corporation of China under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Harbin Electric Machinery was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 100MW nameplate capacity.

Harbin Electric Machinery supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 117.65 MVA.

About Datang Gansu Power Generation

Datang Gansu Power Generation Co. Ltd. is renewable energy company. It is engaged in the development of hydro power project located in china. The total installed capacity of the project is 201 MW.


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