China Yangtze Power Co., Ltd. ("CYPC" for short), a limited liability company, was established on September 29, 2002 with the approval of the State Council and with China Three Gorges Corporation (“CTG”) as its principal sponsor.
Its IPO on Shanghai Stock Exchange (stock code: 600900) in November 2003 issued 2.326 billion shares at a price of 4.30 RMB per share. Mainly engaged in hydropower generation, CYPC currently owns the total power generation assets of four hydropower plants, namely the Three Gorges, Gezhouba, Xiluodu and Xiangjiaba, with a designed annual generating capacity of 190 TWh.
By the end of 2016, CYPC had managed 82 generating sets with a total installed capacity of 45,495 MW, including 58 giant generating sets with unit capacity being 700 MW or above. CYPC has become the largest listed power company in China, the fourth largest listed power company in the world and the largest listed hydropower company worldwide.
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