Cheongpyeong is a 400MW hydro power project. It is located on Bukhan river/basin in Gyeonggi, South Korea. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1979. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power with a stake of 100%.

The gross head of the project is 498.5m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1979.

Contractors involved

Fuji Electric was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of kaplan turbines, each with 200MW nameplate capacity.

Fuji Electric supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 220 MVA.

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