Paldang is a 120MW hydro power project. It is located on Han river/basin in Gyeonggi, South Korea. 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 1973. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 244 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 12m. Paldang underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 1995-1999.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1973.

Contractors involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of bulb turbines, each with 30MW nameplate capacity.

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

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