Huangdeng is a 1,900MW hydro power project. It is located on Lancang 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 multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 2012 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2018. Buy the profile here.

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The project is developed and owned by Huaneng Lancang River Hydropower.

Huangdeng is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 1,613 million cubic meter. The project generated 8,570 GWh of electricity.

Huangdeng (Huangdeng Unit I, II and III) consists of 3 units of francis turbines with 475MW nameplate capacity.

Huangdeng (Huangdeng Unit IV) consists of 1 unit of francis turbine with 475MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2012 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2018.

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About Huaneng Lancang River Hydropower

Huaneng Lancang River Hydropower Co Ltd (HLRH), a subsidiary of China Huaneng Group Co Ltd, is an energy and utilities service provider. The company provides hydropower generation and sales; construction and development of hydropower projects; and the operation and management of hydropower stations. It has developing projects in the drainage area of the Lancang River Basin and adjacent areas. HLRH executes renewable energy projects such as solar photovoltaics and wind power projects. The company has investments in the cascade hydropower development project of the Lancang River Basin. HLRH is headquartered in Kunming, Yunnan, China.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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