Hainan Qiongzhong is a 600MW hydro power project. It is located on Nandu river/basin in Hainan, 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 2015 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2017. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by China Southern Power Grid and is currently owned by Hainan Pumped Storage Power Generation.

Hainan Qiongzhong is a pumped storage project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 9.006 million cubic meter. The project generated 1,020 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $621.348m.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2015 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2017.

Contractors involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of pump turbines, each with 200MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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About China Southern Power Grid

China Southern Power Grid Co Ltd (CSG) invests, constructs, operates and manages electricity power networks such as power generation, transmission, distribution and other related services. The company carries out development of regional power network, managing power dispatching and transaction center, administering regional power market, and dispatching power based on market rules. It also conducts power trading, financing, engineering, contracting, international cooperation, domestic and foreign investment, and labor sourcing businesses. CSG maintains transmission lines and power grid businesses. It operates power networks in Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan, Guizhou and Hainan, China. CSG is headquartered in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.


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