Kushitayi is a 100MW hydro power project. It is located on Kukesu river/basin in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2012.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||100||100||–||Active||Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China||Xinjiang Yili Kukesu River Water and Electricity|
The project is developed and owned by Xinjiang Yili Kukesu River Water and Electricity. The company has a stake of 100%.
Kushitayi is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 150 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 70.4m. The project generated 350 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $155.2m.
The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 15MW nameplate capacity.
The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 35MW nameplate capacity.
The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site.
The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2012.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to State Grid Corporation of China under a power purchase agreement.