Qian Wei is a 500MW hydro power project. It is located on Minjiang river/basin in Sichuan, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2020.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 500 500 Active Sichuan, China Sichuan Minjiang Port & Shipping & Electricity Power Development


The project is developed and owned by Sichuan Minjiang Port & Shipping & Electricity Power Development.

The project cost is $470.93m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2020.

Contractors Involved

Toshiba Hydro Power (Hanzhou) was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 9 units of bulb turbines, each with 55.6MW nameplate capacity.

Toshiba Hydro Power (Hanzhou) supplied electric generator(s) for the project.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.