China to smash 60GW wind power

China’s grid-connected wind projects are expected to exceed 60GW by the end of the year – making it the country’s third largest power source. Speaking at the ‘China Windpower’ conference in Beijing, the Vice Director of the country’s National Energy Administration said wind farms would generate more than 100 billion kWh of energy by the […]

China launches renewable energy thinktank

China has launched its first ever national renewable energy thinktank. The news comes as China announced plans to slash its industrial energy use by a fifth. The China National Renewable Energy Centre will carry out research and develop new policies to aid the country’s climate change efforts. Liu Qi, deputy head of China’s National Energy […]