carbon project profile

Datong River Zhuchaxia Hydropower Station

The project utilizes the hydrological resources of the Datong River through construction of a run-of-river hydro project to generate zero emissions electricity for the local power grid. The hydro-power plant is composed of a concrete gravity dam, release sluice, channels, and powerhouse and switch station.

project type

Alternative Energy

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location

Gansu

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VERIFICATION

Verra Verified Carbon Standard

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emissions reduction

121,617 metric tons of CO2e per year