The UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind

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The Chamber's UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind Meets with Chinese Manufacturers & Developer

On 3 November and 22 November, the British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai’sUK-China Hub for Offshore Wind (the Hub) and its member, Cooper & Turner, met with China Huaneng Group, one of the largest Chinese developers in the energy sector, and three key Chinese turbine manufacturers in China’s offshore wind sector – Shanghai Electric, Envision Energy and Goldwind.

During the meetings, Angela Lock, Head of the UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind, introduced the Hub and its latest activities, and David Wilkes, General Manager of Cooper & Turner Asia, introduced Cooper & Turner products and expertise in the wind sector to the senior representatives of the four companies.

Member of the UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind Signs MoU with State Power Investment Corporation

On Tuesday 7 November, Tekmar Energy, member of the UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind, signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with State Power Investment Corporation (SPIC), one of the key developers in China in the offshore wind sector.

The signing ceremony was witnessed by Mr. Sun Yi, Vice Mayor of City Yancheng, and Jake Berry MP, Minister for the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth. Phil Roebuck, Executive Director of the Chamber, signed the MoU on behalf of Tekmar Energy, and Mr. Zhang Yi, General Manager of SPIC Jiangsu Offshore Wind Power Co., Ltd, signed on behalf of SPIC.

The MoU aims to establish a closer working relationship between Tekmar and SPIC, and to support SPIC’s ambition to grow its global Offshore Wind portfolio, as well as to support Tekmar’s ambition to grow its position within the Chinese Offshore Wind market.

More news: UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind Attends China Wind Power 2017 in Beijing

About the UK-China Hub for Offshore Wind

Operated by the British Chamber Shanghai, the Hub is a flexible, dynamic, low risk, cost-effective and professional means for UK companies to create business opportunities in China. 

The Hub provides a three-tier service level offering based on company’s current business engagement in China or its business objectives for China over a 12-month period, which allows them to create a virtual presence in China, and/or in-territory business support and/or business development opportunities. 

Please click here to download the appliction form for more details of the Hub's services.

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Soundbite from the Hub Member

“We couldn’t be more appreciative of the help and support the British Chamber Shanghai gave us. This was our first time working in China and such a success could not have been realised without their support.” – Jack Simpson, Head of Sales and Strategy, Tekmar

For more details about the Hub, please contact Angel Lock at