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2008 detailed electricity statistics

Published on: July 7, 2009

Original title: 2008年电力工业统计年报数据
Links: Original CN (link). Same statistics for (2017) (2016) (2015) (2014) (2013) (2012) (2011) (2010) (2009) (2008) (2007) (2006).

Basic electric power statistics

Unit 2007 2008 Year-on-year increase (±,%)
1。Installed generation capacity MW 718,217 792,731 10.37
Hydro power MW 148,232 172,604 16.44
Thermal power MW 556,074 602,858 8.41
Nuclear power MW 8,846 8,846 0
Wind power MW 4,199 8,388 99.76
2。Units shut down MW 23,365 18,926 -443.81
Hydro power MW 2,922 421 -250.12
Thermal power MW 20,439 18,505 -193.41
3。Newly installed generation capacity MW 101,900 92,019 -9.7
Hydro power MW 13,070 21,483 64.37
Thermal power MW 83,600 65,545 -21.6
Nuclear power MW 2,000
Wind power MW 3,040 4,991 64.17
4。Power plants under construction at end of the year MW 195,854 173,872 -11.22
Hydro power MW 91,476 73,436 -19.72
Thermal power MW 83,750 69,117 -17.47
Nuclear power MW 7,949 25,449 220.15
Wind power MW 2,475 5,870 137.18
5。Newly added transmission line length, 110 kV and above km 62,030 67,592 8.97
Of which: 750 kV km 651
500 kV km 15,329 15,436 0.7
330 kV km 2,033 1,796 -11.68
220 kV km 24,012 23,994 -0.08
110 kV km 20,656 25,716 24.49
6。Newly added substation capacity, 110 kV and above MVA 249,940 318,780 27.54
Of which: 750 kV MVA 3,600
500 kV MVA 80,050 100,950 26.11
330 kV MVA 8,460 6,540 -22.7
220 kV MVA 98,790 123,590 25.11
110 kV MVA 62,640 84,100 34.24
7。Single units of 6 MW and above Unit 8,215 8,890 675
MW 630,919 720,472 8955
Hydro power Unit 2,144 2,653 509
MW 109,931 133,580 2365
Thermal power Unit 6,011 6,237 226
MW 513,542 586,892 7335
Average generator unit capacity MW/unit 76.8 81.0 0.42
Of which:Hydro power MW/unit 51.3 50.4 -0.09
Thermal power MW/unit 85.4 94.1 0.87
8。35 kV and above transmission line length km 1,106,345 1,168,857 5.65
Of which: 750 kV km 141 630 346.81
500 kV km 96,574 107,993 11.82
330 kV km 15,493 16,717 7.9
220 kV km 216,159 233,558 8.05
110 kV km 376,752 401,310 6.52
35 kV km 401,226 408,649 1.85
9。35 kV and above substation capacity MVA 2,424,430 2,798,610 15.43
Of which: 750 kV MVA 3,000 6,600 120
500 kV MVA 417,810 525,880 25.87
330 kV MVA 39,510 46,650 18.07
220 kV MVA 769,510 896,850 16.55
110 kV MVA 886,580 991,300 11.81
35 kV MVA 308,020 331,330 7.57
10。Electric power investment Million RMB 567,727 630,240 11.01
1。Power generation projects investment Million RMB 322,637 340,739 5.61
Of which:Hydro power Million RMB 85,902 84,886 -1.18
Thermal power Million RMB 200,450 167,850 -16.26
Nuclear power Million RMB 16,361 32,949 101.39
Wind power Million RMB 17,104 52,727 208.27
2。Power grid projects investment Million RMB 245,091 289,501 18.12
11 。Power production GWh 3,264,397 3,451,013 5.72
Hydro power GWh 471,354 565,548 19.98
Thermal power GWh 2,720,659 2,802,997 3.03
Nuclear power GWh 62,863 69,219 10.11
Wind power GWh 5,710 13,079 129.06
12。Heat supply from thermal power plants 6 MW and above TJ 2,596,514 2,497,016 -3.83
13。Coal consumption, net, (as standard coal equivalent) in power plants 6 MW and above g/kWh 356 345 -11
14。Coal consumption, gross, (as standard coal equivalent) in power plants 6 MW and above g/kWh 332 322 -10
15。Power plant own consumption, plants 6 MW and above % 5.83 5.90 0.07
Hydro power % 0.42 0.36 -0.06
Thermal power % 6.62 6.79 0.17
16。Productivity, as full-load hours, for plants 6 MW and above hours 5,020 4,648 -372
Hydro power hours 3,520 3,589 69
Thermal power hours 5,344 4,885 -459
Wind power hours 2,046
17。Electricity supply GWh 2,843,190 3,061,702 7.69
Electricity sold GWh 2,644,993 2,853,722 7.89
Transmission losses GWh 198,198 207,980 4.94
Transmission loss rate % 6.97 6.79 -0.18
18。Total power cons. GWh 3,259,008 3,437,969 5.49
A。Industrial power consumption GWh 2,897,765 3,029,756 4.55
Primary industry GWh 86,396 87,925 1.77
Secondary industry GWh 2,492,717 2,592,016 3.98
Of which:Industry GWh 2,461,425 2,557,780 3.91
1。Light industry GWh 446,803 457,224 2.33
2。Heavy industry GWh 2,014,622 2,100,556 4.27
Tertiary industry GWh 318,652 349,815 9.78
B。Residential electricity consumption GWh 361,243 408,213 13
Of which:Urban residents GWh 214,037 240,704 12.46
Rural residents GWh 146,792 167,509 14.11
19。Fuel consumption, power plants 6 MW and above
Standard coal eq. consumption for electric power production kt 874,944 868,577 -0.73
Raw coal consumed for electric power production kt 1,288,116 1,319,030 2.4
Fuel oil consumed for electric power production kt 8,133 6,130 -24.62
Standard coal eq. consumption for heat production kt 105,163 100,227 -4.69
Raw coal consumed for heat production kt 149,094 147,322 -1.19
Fuel oil consumed for heat production kt 726.4 682.6 -6.03

Note:Power production data is for total installed capacity

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