Hongshiyan is an 80MW hydro power project. It is located on Niulan river/basin in Yunnan, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1999.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 80 80 Active Yunnan, China Yunnan Hongshiyan Hydropower Development


The project is developed and owned by Yunnan Hongshiyan Hydropower Development.

Hongshiyan is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project are 63.4m and 52m respectively. The project generated 303.24 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 20MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 4 electric generators installed at the site.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1999.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to China Southern Power Grid under a power purchase agreement.

About Yunnan Hongshiyan Hydropower Development

Yunnan Hongshiyan Hydropower Development Co., Ltd. is an electric utility company specialized in hydropower.


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