Yantan is a 1,210MW hydro power project. It is located on Hongshui river/basin in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1985 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1995.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 1,210 1,210 Active Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China Guangxi Water & Electric Power Construction Group

Description

The project was developed by Guangxi Water & Electric Power Construction Group and is currently owned by Datang Yantan Hydropower.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 1,572 million cubic meter.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1985 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1995.

Contractors Involved

Harbin Electric Machinery was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 302.5MW nameplate capacity.

Harbin Electric Machinery supplied 4 electric generators for the project.

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