Jinshaxia is a 70MW hydro power project. It is located on Datong river/basin in Qinghai, 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 commenced construction in 2004. Buy the profile here.

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The project is developed and owned by Qinghai Datonghe Hydropower Development.

Jinshaxia is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 72.5m. The project generated 249.51 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 10MW nameplate capacity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 20MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 4 electric generators installed at the site.

Development status

The project commenced construction in 2004.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to State Grid Corporation of China under a power purchase agreement.

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This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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