Chuncheon is a 62.28MW hydro power project. It is located on Han river/basin in Gangwon, South Korea. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1961 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1965.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 62.28 62.28 Active Gangwon, South Korea

Description

The project is currently owned by Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power.

The project generated 145 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1961 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1965.

Contractors Involved

Toshiba was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 turbines, each with 31.14MW nameplate capacity.

Toshiba supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

Methodology

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