Our company continues to promote friendly grid connection measures in compliance with photovoltaic policy. By December 2019, the cumulative grid-connected solar photovoltaic capacity is 3.598GW. Total production of electricity in 2019 is 3962.61GWH.
By December 2019, a total of 370 wind turbines have been installed in Taiwan. 173 of them were installed by our company, and 176 of them were installed by private sector. There have already been 841MW wind turbine grid connection capacity , the total accumulated power generation of 2019 is 1,817.89 GWh.
Our company's short-term is to install a 2MW of geothermal power plant in Green Island, and the medium-to long-term goal is to install a 8MW of geothermal power plant in Y-lan.
Mini hydro power
To comply with government policies and to establish a comprehensive green corporate image, Taipower signed a memorandum of understanding(MOU) with the Water Resources Agency in 2013 on building simple type mini hydro generating sets with the use of existing hydraulic infrastructures, including weirs of reservoirs, hydro power plants, and irrigation channels.
Taipower has planned 15 projects, including Liyutan Reservoir Jingshan Hydro Power Plant Project, Hushan Reservoir Mini Hydro Power Plant Project, Chi-Chi Nanan II Mini Hydro Power Plant Project, Shizhen Connecting Tube, Chi-Chi Nanan Settling Basin, Chi-Chi Nanan Channel Free Drop of #9,#10, and #11, and Mini Hydro Power Plant Project of Chi-Chi Nanan Ⅲ& IV, Ecological Release Flows of Tian-lun Dam, Mun-Ann Afterbay I, Ecological Release Flows of Shiling Weir, and, Long Jian Steel Pipe and Chile Headrace Tunnel Outlet Mini Hydro Power Plant Project. The projects feature a total installed capacity of 27,959 kW and scheduled for commercial operation in succession before 2023.