Wunonglong is a 990MW hydro power project. It is located on Lan Cang 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 a single phase. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Huaneng Lancang River Hydropower. China Huaneng Group, Jinsha River Hydropower Development and Yunnan Investment Group are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 56%, 31.4% and 12.6% respectively.

Wunonglong is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 272 million cubic meter. The project generated 4,460 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 330MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 3 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 330 MVA.

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 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 20 July 2023

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