Guanyinyan Jinsha is a 3,000MW hydro power project. It is located on Jinsha river/basin in Yunnan, 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. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2014. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Datang Guanyinyan Hydropower Development.

Guanyinyan Jinsha is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 2,250 million cubic meter. The project generated 12,240 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $2,990.79m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2014.

Contractors involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by GE Renewable Energy and Harbin Electric Machinery.

The electric generators for the project were procured from GE Renewable Energy and Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions.

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About Datang Guanyinyan Hydropower Development

Datang Guanyinyan Hydropower Development offers fossil fuel, power plants, construction engineering, and other services. The company is headquartered in China.


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