ABB extends its service network in Zhoushan, China

o continue to provide customers across the globe with greater access to ABB’s high-quality service and parts, ABB Turbocharging has announced the establishment of a branch office of ABB Jiangjin Turbo Systems Co., Ltd. in Zhoushan. Zhoushan, thanks to its superior geographical position and the booming development of China’s marine industry and economy, is now taking over 35 percent of the total working load of ship repair for the country, making it the premier ship repair center in China. With the rapid growth in the demand for efficient and convenient services from customers, ABB foresaw the opportunity at this prime location and reached a strategic cooperation with Zhoushan Xinya Shipyard

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IRENA and State Grid of China to Cooperate on Accelerating Energy Transition

IRENA to work with world’s largest utility to improve grid efficiency  The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), the world’s largest utility, agreed today to enhance their co-operation with a view to advancing the energy transition under global and regional initiatives, including the Paris Agreement and the Belt and Road initiative. The framework of the agreement includes opportunities for collaboration on activities related to integrating high shares of wind and solar, grid integration, interconnection and smart grids. The framework also includes initiating technical co-operation in the context of IRENA’s Clean Energy Corridor initiatives and capacity building activities related to integrating renewable power in

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Dynavolt inaugurates mass production factory of lithium batteries

Dynavolt inaugurated last 9 March its new mass production manufacturing facility of lithium based batteries in the Southern Chinese Province of Fujian. With an investment of 400 million euros, the factory will have a yearly production capacity of 6 GWh, which can be used to build 200.000 electric vehicles every year. The fully automated, intelligent high-speed lithium battery cells production line uses top leading equipment from South Korea and Japan, with an output of more than 200 units per minute, three times that of other similar plants. Dynavolt adds this manufacturing capacity to the 6 GWh per annum of another plant in the Chinese Province of Hubei. Together with further ongoing initiatives,

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Vestas receives order for low wind site in China

The order includes 24 V110-2.0 MW turbines with hub heights of 137 meters. The firm and unconditional order was placed by long-term customer HECIC-New Energy and is for the Liutai project, located in Changli County of Qinhuangdao City in central eastern China’s Hebei Province. The project features hub heights of 137 meters to maximise energy production within the project site’s low wind conditions. “With this order, we strengthen our partnership with HECIC and highlight the competitiveness of Vestas’ offerings in low wind conditions in China. We are confident that the reliable performance of Vestas’ technology and service solutions, including our high tower solution, will deliver a strong business case for

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