Puding is an 84MW hydro power project. It is located on Sancha river/basin in Guizhou, 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 1989 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1994. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Guizhou Qianyuan Power.

Puding is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 420.9 million cubic meter. The project generated 340 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $23.3m.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 28MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 3 electric generators installed at the site.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1989 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1994.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to China Southern Power Grid under a power purchase agreement.

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About Guizhou Qianyuan Power

Guizhou Qianyuan Power Co Ltd (Qianyuan Power), a subsidiary of China Huadian Corp, is a renewable energy company. It operates hydropower stations for electricity generation and distribution. The company offers operation and maintenance, technical support, and hydropower development services. It operates various power stations such as Puding Power Station and Yinzidu Power Station, Mamaya First-stage Power Station and Dongfan Power Station, Guizhou North Qingxi Power Station, Yutang Power Station and Niudu Power Station, and Shanniupu Station, among others. The company has operations throughout China. The Company operates its business mainly in Guizhou Province, China. Qianyuan Power is headquartered in Guiyang, China.


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