(Source: Renew Economy) China has announced new solar installation targets that suggest its total solar capacity will treble by the end of 2020 to as much as 230GW (from 77GW at the end of 2016). The new forecast comes from the Asia Europe Clean Energy (Solar) Advisory Co, using newly released […]
(Source: Climate Action Programme) China and India have overtaken the U.S. to become the two most attractive nations for renewable energy investment – according to a report released by Ernst & Young. The U.S. now stands at third place behind first place China, followed by India. Read full story….
(Source: First Post) India is treading a strong renewable energy path post-Paris Agreement as it witnesses a step-up in Chinese investments in solar energy. Additionally, there’s a significant slowdown in Chinese investments in thermal power plants. This fact of slowdown came to light in a just-released report of the Global Environmental […]
(Source: CDM China) China’s installed wind power capacity continued to grow in the first quarter this year, according to the National Energy Administration (NEA). China had 151 million kilowatts of installed wind power capacity as of the end of the first quarter, up 13 percent year on year. China had 151 […]
(Source: China Daily) Solar and wind energy are now the top priorities in China’s major policy. Already, China has started limiting coal consumption in three largest cities — following adverse effects on the environment. Given these commitments, China may be able to control level of carbon emissions by 2025, five years […]
(Source: CDM China) China’s wind and solar sectors could attract as much as 5.4 trillion yuan ($782 billion) in investment between 2016 and 2030 as the country tries to meet its renewable energy targets, according to a research report published on Tuesday. China has pledged to increase non-fossil fuel energy to […]
(Source: CDM China) China’s photovoltaic solar power capacity more than doubled in 2016, but solar companies need to focus on quality if this growth is to be sustainable, according to German testing and technical services provider TUV Rheinland. A surge of new installations raised China’s PV-solar capacity to 77 GW by […]
(Source: Reuters) China’s installed photovoltaic (PV) capacity more than doubled last year, turning the country into the world’s biggest producer of solar energy by capacity, according to the National Energy Administration (NEA). Installed PV capacity rose to 77.42 gigawatts at the end of 2016, with the addition of 34.54 gigawatts over […]
(Source: China Topix) GE Renewable Energy has been selected to deliver three 6MW Haliade 150 offshore wind turbines for a 73MW demonstration project in China, expanding the US company’s overseas wind offering to Asia. The contract includes technical support and two years of operation and maintenance services. Read full story….
(Source: China Daily) The Chinese economy is on the threshold of a new era of consumption-led growth that will be driven by increased foreign direct investment or FDI in strategic sectors, according to business leaders and industry experts. Thanks to governmental resolve to attract more FDI, segments newly identified as key […]