carbon project profile

Yiyang Xiushan Hydropower Project

Yiyang Xiushan Hydropower Project activity is located in the lower reaches of Zijiang River at Xiushan Town, Taojiang County, Yiyang City, Hunan Province, P.R. China. With a total installed capacity of 65MW (5*13MW), the proposed project activity is expected to supply electricity to the Central China Power Grid (CCPG) via Hunan Provincial Power Grid. The annual electricity generation is expected to be 276,450 MWh and the electricity delivered to the grid is expected to be 257,570MWh, with 4235 utilization hours. The surface area at full reservoir level is 6.3 km2, with power density 10.3W/m2.

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project type

Alternative Energy

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location

China

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VERIFICATION

Verra Verified Carbon Standard

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emissions reduction

240,000 metric tons of CO2e per year