Guangzhao is a 1,040MW hydro power project. It is located on Beipan river/basin in Guizhou, 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 2003 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2008. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Guizhou Beipanjiang Electric Power. The project is currently owned by Guizhou Qianyuan Power with a stake of 51%, CPI Guizhou Jinyuan Group, Guangdong Energy Group, Hydrochina Guiyang Engineering, Liupanshui Jiangyuan Power Company Limited and Qianxinan Prefecture Industrial Investment Limited Liability Company .
The hydro reservoir capacity is 3,245 million cubic meter. The project generated 2,754 GWh of electricity.
The project construction commenced in 2003 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2008.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to China Southern Power Grid under a power purchase agreement.
Harbin Electric Machinery was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 260MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 260 MVA.
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