According to the newly released “National Electricity Supply and Demand Situation Analysis and Forecast Report for the First Three Quarters of 2019", China Electricity Council (CEC) expects 2019 incremental power capacity to reach approximately 100GW, including 60GW from non-fossil sources.
Three Gorges New Energy has revealed plans to construct a PV + Chinese herbal medicine combo project in Changzi County of Shanxi Province.
The North China Energy Regulatory Bureau has just released a policy that grants Centralized PV Poverty Alleviation Projects (Poverty PV) priority to power generation.
A city subsidy of 800 CNY/kW will be awarded to distributed solar projects in Fengtai, a district in Beijing.
Six Chinese government departments have come together to organize a Smart PV pilot demonstration project with the aim to promote high-quality development of the PV industry, and to encourage technological advancement and expansion of Smart PV industry applications.
The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) has just released a new policy that classifies pig-breeding land as agricultural land, which in effect would enable investors to invest in distributed solar as well as other energy projects on such lands. (MNR)