Wind Energy Plants in China
Bailingmiao
Location: Inner Mongolia
Operator: Honiton Energy Group
Configuration: 80 X 1.25-MW S64
Operation: 2008-2009
WTG supplier: Suzlon
Quick facts: In Jun 2009, Honiton Energy obtained successful carbon credit registration of Bailingmiao-1 (50 MW) with only the second Gold Standard Verified Emission Reduction (VER) project yet registered in China. The registration process was led by Camco.

Photograph courtesy of Suzlon
Posted 17 Aug 2009

Changdao Liancheng-2
Location: Shandong
Operator: Shandong Luneng Group Co Ltd
Configuration: 9 X 600-kW N43
Operation: 1999
WTG supplier: Nordex
EPC: Sepco No 3

Photograph courtesy of Sepco No 3
Posted 24 Mar 2013

Changdao Liancheng-3
Location: Shandong
Operator: Huaneng New Energy
Configuration: 32 X 850-kW G52
Operation: 2006
WTG supplier: Gamesa
Quick facts: The Changdao wind farm is CLP's first wind plant and cost about RMB 247mn. CLP has a 45% stake and China Huaneng Group owns the balance. The plant is connected to the provincial grid and supplies Yantai City.

Photograph courtesy of CLP Group
Posted 24 Dec 2006

Dabanchen-1
Location: Xinjiang
Operator: Xinjiang Wind Energy Co
Configuration: 13 X 150 kW
Operation: 1989
WTG supplier: Bonus
Quick facts: This wind plant is one of the oldest still in operation in China.

Photograph courtesy of Siemens
Posted 6 Mar 2010

Donghai Bridge
Location: Shanghai
Operator: Shanghai Electric Power Co Ltd
Configuration: 34 X 3 MW SL3000
Operation: 2010
WTG supplier: Sinovel
Quick facts: This was China's first, full-size offshore wind plant. The WTGs are on the east side of the 32.5km Donghai Bridge and causeway 8-13km offshore Nanhui district. A 110kv substation is onshore. Construction started in Sep 2008 and finished in Feb 2010. Testing and trials lasted 30 days and the plant was officially commissioned on 6 Jul 2010. The plant cost 2.365bn yuan.

Photograph courtesy of Sinovel
Posted 24 Jul 2010

Dongshan Aozaishan
Location: Fujian
Operator: China Longyuan Power Group Corp Ltd
Configuration: 10 X 600 kW
Operation: 2000
WTG supplier: Bazan-Bonus
EPC: Fujian Provincial Investigation, Design & Research Inst of Water Cons & Hydropower
Quick facts: This project is in Dongshan County, Zhangzhou City, in the far southern corner of Fujian.

Photograph courtesy of Fujian Provincial Investigation, Design & Research Inst of Water Cons & Hydropower
Posted 21 Dec 2013

Dongshan Wujiao
Location: Fujian
Operator: China Longyuan Power Group Corp Ltd
Configuration: 15 X 2 MW V80
Operation: 2007
WTG supplier: Vestas
EPC: Fujian Provincial Investigation, Design & Research Inst of Water Cons & Hydropower
Quick facts: This project is in Dongshan County, Zhangzhou City, in the far southern corner of Fujian. The WTGs are laid out along Wujiaowan Bay

Photograph courtesy of Fujian Provincial Investigation, Design & Research Inst of Water Cons & Hydropower
Posted 21 Dec 2013

Hebei Zhangbei
Location: Hebei
Operator: China Energy Conservation Investment Corp
Configuration: 30 X 1.5 MW
Operation: 2007
WTG supplier: GE Wind Energy

Photograph courtesy of China Energy Conservation Investment Corp
Posted 22 Jul 2007

Huaneng Daqing
Location: Heilongjiang
Operator: Huaneng Power International Inc
Configuration: 16 X 3 MW WTG3000
Operation: 2012
WTG supplier: Sinovel
EPC: Jilin Electric Power Survey and Design Institute
Quick facts: In Ranghulu district, Daqing City.

Photograph courtesy of PowerChina
Posted 3 Jan 2015

Huaneng Laizhou
Location: Shandong
Operator: Huaneng Shandong Power Co Ltd
Configuration: 95 MW
Operation: 2008-2009
WTG supplier: Sinovel
EPC: Sepco

Photograph courtesy of news.sdchina.com
Posted 24 Mar 2013

Huitengxile
Location: Inner Mongolia
Operator: Inner Mongolia Electric Power
Configuration: 9 X 600 kW N43
Operation: 2002
WTG supplier: Nordex

Photograph courtesy of Nordex
Posted 3 Dec 2003

Jiujiang Changling
Location: Jiangxi
Operator: Jiangxi Zhongdiantou New Energies Co Ltd
Configuration: 23 X 1.5 MW
Operation: 2008
WTG supplier: Goldwind
EPC: Central Southern China Electric Power Design Institute
Quick facts: This wind plant is in Haihui County, Lushan District of Jiujiang City.

Photograph courtesy of LM Wind Power
Posted 23 Mar 2011

Mengzi Duogu
Location: Yunnan
Operator: Huadian Yunan Power Generation Corp
Configuration: 33 X 1.5 MW
Operation: 2012
WTG supplier: Mingyang
Quick facts: This wind plant is in Mengzi City, Honghe Prefecture

Photograph courtesy of China Huadian Group
Posted 20 Mar 2013

Rudong Longyuan
Location: Jiangsu
Operator: China Longyuan Power Group Corp Ltd
Configuration: 21 X 2.3 MW SWT-2.3-101
Operation: 2012
WTG supplier: Siemens
EPC: China Longyuan Power
Quick facts: This phase of the Jiangsu Rudong wind park began operation in May 2012 and was Siemens's first order for offshore wind power outside Europe. The site is offshore Rudong County, Nantong City.

Photograph courtesy of Siemens
Posted 2 Jun 2012

Rudong CGN
Location: Jiangsu
Operator: CGN Wind Energy Co Ltd
Configuration: 38 X 4-MW SWT-4.0-120
Operation: 2016
WTG supplier: Siemens
EPC: Sinohydro
Quick facts: Construction at this site offshore Shayang Yangkou port began in May 2015. The first 6 WTGs began generating commerically on 28 Jan 2016. Six 35kV cables will connect to a 110kV offshore substation. This is the first Chinese offshore project to be at least 25km offshore and in water depths of at least 15m. The project is expected to cost about 2,845mn yuan.

Photograph courtesy of CGN
Posted 28 Feb 2016

Shuocheng Niujialing
Location: Shanxi
Operator: Jinneng Clean Energy Co Ltd
Configuration: 48 MW
Operation: 2014
WTG supplier: ??
Quick facts: This project is in Shuocheng district, Shuozhou City. It was grid-connected on 26 Dec 2014.

Photograph courtesy of Shanxi International Electricity Group Co Ltd
Posted 9 Jan 2016

Xiapu
Location: Fujian
Operator: Mintou (Xiapu) Wind Power Co Ltd
Configuration: 28 X 1.5 MW
Operation: 2012
WTG supplier: Mingyang
EPC: Fujian Provincial Investigation, Design & Research Inst of Water Cons & Hydropower
Quick facts: This project is in Xiapu County, Ningde City.

Photograph courtesy of Fujian Provincial Investigation, Design & Research Inst of Water Cons & Hydropower
Posted 21 Dec 2013

Xinjiang Tuoli
Location: Xinjiang
Operator: China Energy Conservation Investment Corp
Configuration: 20 X 1.5 MW
Operation: 2007
WTG supplier: GE Wind Energy
Quick facts: This plant is on the outskirts of Urumqi. Tokyo Elctric is buying carbon credits from the facility.

Photograph courtesy of China Energy Conservation Investment Corp
Posted 22 Jul 2007

 
Weihai-2
Location: Shandong
Operator: HNNE-CLP Weihai Wind Power Co Ltd
Configuration: 40 X 1.25-MW S64
Operation: 2008
WTG supplier: Suzlon
Quick facts: This project is invested by a JV of China Huaneng Group (55%) and CLP Group (45%). The site is on Bohai Bay in Weihai City.

Photograph courtesy of Suzlon
Posted 17 Aug 2009

Wenchang
Location: Hainan
Operator: Huaneng Hainan Power Co Ltd
Configuration: 33 X 1.5 MW, 1 X 2 MW
Operation: 2008
WTG supplier: Dalian Huarui Wind Power
EPC: Sichuan No 2 Electric Power Construction Co
Quick facts: This project is in Wenchang City.

Photograph courtesy of China Huaneng Group
Posted 27 Dec 2013

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 28-Feb-2016

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