Xuanwei Daikai is a 60MW hydro power project. It is located on Beipan 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. The project commenced construction in 2006. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Xuan Wei Gexianghe Hydropower Development.

Xuanwei Daikai is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 89m. The project generated 249.43 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $43.96m.

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

The project has 3 electric generators installed at the site.

Development status

The project commenced construction in 2006.

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 Xuan Wei Gexianghe Hydropower Development

Xuan Wei Gexianghe Hydropower Development Co., Ltd s a china based renewable energy generation company currently operating Yunnan Xuanwei Daikai Hydropower Project located in China.


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