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Huizhou Pumped Storage Power Station

Technology Type Open-loop Pumped Hydro Storage
Rated Power 2448000 kW
Duration at Rated Power (HH:MM) 0:15.00 / 0.00
URL More about Huizhou Pumped Storage Power Station
The Huizhou Pumped Storage Power Station is a pumped storage hydroelectric power station near Huizhou in Guangdong province, China. It contains 8 pump-generators that total a 2,448 MW installed capacity. Initial units went online between 2007 and 2008,and the power station was complete on June 15, 2011. The Guangdong power grid requires emergency reserve capacity of 5000MW. Guangzhou Pumped Storage can provide about 900MW.
This data has been validated by project staff through a review of publicly available information about the project, and verified by the project owner. Information is accurate as of 2016-04-29.
Project Status
Status Operational
Commissioning On DD.06.YYYY
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Huizhou, Guangdong
China

ISO/RTO N/A
Utility Type
Paired Grid Resource Transmission
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Third-Party-Owned
Equity Owner 1 Guangdong Pumped Storage Power Company Limited
Energy Storage Technology Provider Alstom
Power Electronics Provider Geokon Instruments
Cost & Performance
Performance Annual Generation: 4,500,000,000 kWh; Annual Consumption while Pumping: 6,003,000,000; Efficiency: 74.96%
Benefits
Service Use Case Electric Energy Time Shift
Electric Supply Reserve Capacity - Spinning
Frequency Regulation

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