Shawan (Yalong) is a 280MW hydro power project. It is located on Yalong river/basin in Sichuan, 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. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by China General Nuclear Power with a stake of 50%.

The project generated 1,500 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 70MW nameplate capacity.

Contractors involved

NPO ELSIB supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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