Beijing subsidizes distributed solar with 0.3CNY/kWh

Beijing subsidizes distributed solar with 0.3CNY/kWh

The Beijing Municipal Government recently issued a Notice on Further Support for the Promotion and Application of PV Power Generation (hereinafter referred to as the Notice).

China completes integration test of world’s first 100MW CAES

China completes integration test of world’s first 100MW CAES

Significant progress has been made in the research and development of compressed air energy storage (CAES) systems at the Institute of Engineering Thermophysics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the integration test of the air expansion machine of the first 100MW CAES system has been completed.

Renewables can have commercial PPAs while still not participating in power market auction in Guangdong in 2021

Renewables can have commercial PPAs while still not participating in power market auction in Guangdong in 2021

Recently, Guangdong Energy Administration and South China Power Supervisory Bureau issued the Notice about Power Market Trading for Year 2021 (《关于2021年电力市场交易有关事项的通知》), a regulatory scheme defining the operating rules for Guangdong’s power market in 2021.

2GW wind+solar+storage integrated energy project to land in Guangxi

2GW wind+solar+storage integrated energy project to land in Guangxi

After Zhang Jinglian, the Secretary of the Qintang District Party Committee of Guigang City (Guangxi Province), led investment promotion activities in Beijing and Tianjin around the end of October, the People’s Government of Qintang District and China Energy Engineering Corporation signed an agreement to develop 2GW of wind+solar+storage integration projects.

Shanxi Power Grid’s renewable energy generation breaks 15GW for the first time

Shanxi Power Grid’s renewable energy generation breaks 15GW for the first time

At 11:16am on November 6, Shanxi Power Grid reached a record high of 15.26GW wind and solar PV generation (9.35GW of wind and 5.91GW of solar PV), accounting for 57% of the entire grid’s electricity consumption at that time.

Power China opens 2021 wind turbine centralized procurement project bidding

Power China opens 2021 wind turbine centralized procurement project bidding

On November 10, Power Construction Corporation of China (Power China) released its 2021 wind turbine centralized procurement project bidding announcement.