Xikou is an 80MW hydro power project. It is located in Zhejiang, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1990 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1997.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 80 80 Active Zhejiang, China

Description

Xikou is a pumped storage project. The net head of the project is 240m.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1990 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1997.

Contractors Involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 turbines, each with 40MW nameplate capacity.

Methodology

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