State Grid ascertains additional 68.5GW grid power consumption for wind and solar in 2020

State Grid ascertains additional 68.5GW grid power consumption for wind and solar in 2020

The State Grid Corporation of China has announced that 68.5GW of grid power consumption capacity will be added to the regions under SGCC’s business administration to accommodate newly installed wind and solar capacity in 2020.

China’s electricity consumption increases for the first time since the breakout of COVID-19

China’s electricity consumption increases for the first time since the breakout of COVID-19

The National Energy Administration recently released data on China’s electricity consumption during the first four months of the year.

Hebei Province releases list of 2020 grid parity solar projects

Hebei Province releases list of 2020 grid parity solar projects

The Hebei Province DRC revealed details of 2.75GW of grid parity solar projects that will be developed without central government subsidy in 2020.

COVID-19’s impact on Chinese offshore wind takes spotlight at 2020 Global Offshore Wind Summit

COVID-19’s impact on Chinese offshore wind takes spotlight at 2020 Global Offshore Wind Summit

On May 19, the 5th Global Offshore Wind Summit was hosted online by CWEEA (China Wind Energy Equipment Association).

Liaoning Province sets precedent to support dismantling of worn-out turbines

Liaoning Province sets precedent to support dismantling of worn-out turbines

On May 13, the local authority of Liaoning Province announced the “Wind Power Development Plan”, making it the first province in China to release the official announcement in support of the decommissioning and repowering of existing wind farms.

Mingyang speeds up construction of Shanwei Offshore Wind Power Industrial Park

Mingyang speeds up construction of Shanwei Offshore Wind Power Industrial Park

Huang Limin, leader of the Mingyang Smart Wind Power Nacelle Assembly Project, revealed that the Mingyang Shanwei Offshore Wind Power Industrial Park will be completed in June and put into production beginning August 2020.