Yili is a 177.5MW hydro power project. It is located on Jinsha 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 multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1958. Buy the profile here.


The hydro reservoir capacity is 553 million cubic meter.

Yili (Yili River I ) consists of 2 turbines with 8MW nameplate capacity.

The Yili (Yili River III) has 2 electric generators installed at the site.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1958.

Contractors involved

Yili (Yili River III) is equipped with Fuchunjiang Fushi Hydropower Equipment turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines, each with 36MW nameplate capacity.

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