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November 26, 2021

Tingzikou, China

By Carmen

Tingzikou is a 1,100MW hydro power project. It is located on Jialing river/basin in Sichuan, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2012.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 1,100 1,100 Active Sichuan, China Jialing River Tingzikou Water Resources and Hydropower development


The project was developed by Jialing River Tingzikou Water Resources and Hydropower development. China Datang, Sichuan Provincial Investment Group, Sichuan Port and Channel Development, Sichuan Hydropower Investment / Management Group and Sichuan Cangxi Jialingjiang Hydropower Development are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 55%, 20%, 16%, 5% and 4% respectively.

Tingzikou is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 4,067 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 116m. The project generated 3,200 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $2,424.9m.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2012.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to State Grid Corporation of China under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Voith Hydro Shanghai was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 275MW nameplate capacity.

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


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