Tianhuangping PSP is a 1,800MW hydro power project. It is located on Xitiao river/basin in Zhejiang, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1994 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1998.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||1,800||1,800||–||Active||Zhejiang, China||East China Tianhuangping Pumped Storage|
The project is developed and owned by East China Tianhuangping Pumped Storage.
The hydro reservoir capacity is 8.9 million cubic meter. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 6 in number. The penstock diameter is 3.2m. The project generated 3,160 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $860m.
The project construction commenced in 1994 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1998.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to State Grid Corporation of China under a power purchase agreement.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 6 turbines, each with 306MW nameplate capacity.
Andritz Hydro supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
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