Sep. 3, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Yangtze Power Co<600900
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Basic earnings per share were RMB 0.17 for the period, more than RMB 0.16 it realized in the same period of last year.
According to a statement filed with Shanghai Stock Exchange
, operation revenue for the six-month period hit RMB 9.28 billion, reflecting a YoY increase of 11.29%.
In the first half of this year, the company's electricity output increased 7.94% YoY to 42.19 terawatt hours, including 34.8 TWhs generated by the Three Gorges Dam, up 9.03% YoY, China Knowledge reported earlier