Zhejiang motivates power users to participate in power demand response by giving subsidy of CNY4/kWh

Zhejiang motivates power users to participate in power demand response by giving subsidy of CNY4/kWh

As the yearly power demand peak season is approaching, Zhejiang Development and Reform Commission (DRC) announced the subsidy regime for power demand response to encourage energy storage facilities and other large load users to participate in the power peak-valley management.

Hebei DRC clarifies grid connection deadline for wind and PV projects

Hebei DRC clarifies grid connection deadline for wind and PV projects

The Hebei DRC recently issued the “Notice on accelerating the construction of wind power and photovoltaic power generation projects currently under construction” which clarifies grid connection deadline for wind and PV projects.

Could China’s offshore wind installed capacity exceed 120GW by 2035?

Could China’s offshore wind installed capacity exceed 120GW by 2035?

Recently, a layout of Shandong Province’s Offshore Wind Power Master Plan (2019-2035), drafted by Power China Zhongnan Engineering Co., Ltd., has been released by the Investment Solicitation Office of Hekou Economic Development Zone of Shandong.

China’s first 10MW offshore wind turbine successfully connected to the grid

China’s first 10MW offshore wind turbine successfully connected to the grid

China’s first 10MW offshore wind turbine, jointly developed by China Dongfang Electric Group and China Three Gorges Group, was successfully connected to the grid at Xinghuawan Phase II offshore wind farm in Fujian Province.

China’s first 500kW wave power plant “Zhoushan” delivered

China’s first 500kW wave power plant “Zhoushan” delivered

The 500kW SHARP EAGLE wave energy power generation unit “Zhoushan” – a project supported by the Ministry of Natural Resources as part of the “South China Sea Megawatt Wave Energy Demonstration Project Construction” – was officially delivered to Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion (GIEC), China Academy of Sciences.

National power consumption saw 6.1% YoY increase in June alone

National power consumption saw 6.1% YoY increase in June alone

In June, China’s national power consumption totaled 635TWh, a 6.1% YoY increase.