Geheyan is a 1,200MW hydro power project. It is located on Qing river/basin in Hubei, China. 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. The project construction commenced in 1987 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1993. Buy the profile here.

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The project is developed and owned by Hubei Qingjiang Hydroelectric Development. The company has a stake of 100%.

Geheyan is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 3,400 million cubic meter. The project generated 3,040 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1987 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1993.

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 4 units of francis turbines, each with 300MW nameplate capacity.

Harbin Electric Machinery supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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About Hubei Qingjiang Hydroelectric Development

Hubei Qingjiang Hydroelectric Development Co., Ltd. is a China-based oil and gas company that offers other services. The company is headquartered in Yichang, Hubei, China.

This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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