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Guangzhou Pumped Storage Power Station
Guangzhou pumped storage power station (GPSPS) is currently the largest pumped storage power station around the world. It has 2400MW installed capacity, which includes 8 reversible pumped storage units, whose gross head is 535 m. The station is built in 2 stages. During Stage 1 (1989.5-1994.3) it built in 4*300MW's reversible units which were imported from France, and in Stage 2 (1994.9-2000.6) it built in 4*300MW's reversible units which were imported from Germany. The project complex is made up of upper and lower reservoir, waterway system, underground power house and T&D works.
Construction of the plant in total cost approximately 5.8 billion yuan.
Open-loop Pumped Hydro Storage
May 01, 1989
Jun 01, 2000
Longkou East Road,
Guangzhou , Guangdong
OWNERSHIP & VALUE CHAIN PARTNERS
Guangdong Pumped Storage Co. Ltd. (CLP Group)
Neyrpic, Voith, A-J, Siemens, Peebles, ABB
Guangdong Electric Power
Hong Kong Pumped Storage Development Company, Limited (PSDC)
Fourteenth Construction Bureau
Asian Development Bank (ADB)
COST & PERFORMANCE
Max Generating Power (per pump): 347,700 kW w/ Max Flow: 72.2 m3 / s.; Max Pumping Power (per pump) 326,080 kW w/ Max Flow: 60.03 m3 / s.
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