The UK-China Offshore Wind Hub January & February Activities

Published on 2018-02-13

From 26 January, the UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind (the Hub) and its members started their first trip in 2018, visited and met with key developers, design institutes, cable manufacturers and cable installation companies in China's offshore wind sector.

Those are:

  • China General Nuclear Power (中国广核电力股份有限公司)
  • Longyuan International Investment Company (龙源电力海外投资有限公司)
  • State Power Investment Corporation Limited (SPIC) Jiangsu (国家电投江苏海上风力发电有限公司)
  • Huaneng Jiangsu (华能江苏清洁能源分公司)
  • Huaneng Zhejiang (华能浙江清洁能源分公司)
  • China Huadian Corporation (华电重工股份有限公司)
  • Huadong Design Institute (华东勘测设计研究院有限公司)
  • Guangdong Design Institute (广东省电力设计研究院有限公司)
  • HengTong Group (亨通国际产业集团)
  • China Submarine Cable Construction Co., Ltd (中国海底电缆建设有限公司)
  • Shanghai Foundation (上海基础工程集团)
  • Shanghai Cable (上海凯波水下工程有限公司)

At the meetings, the Hub discussed project opportunities for 2018-2020 and the Hub members introduced their expertise and products/services in wind energy. 

All the Chinese companies met welcomed more British companies to exchange industry insights. The January and February business tour of Chinese stakeholders has identified over 2GW worth of opportunities for British companies over the next 18 to 24 months. The Chinese partners raised specific interest in operation and maintenance of offshore wind farms. British companies with such expertise should contact Angela Lock directly for more details.