Project to end Tibet's power shortages

2011-05-17 10:18:54

Tibet's power shortages are expected to end once the Qinghai-Tibet Power Grid Interconnection Project is finished by the end of the year, connecting Tibet's grid to the national grid for the first time.

China to upgrade power grids in rural areas

2011-05-17 10:06:04

China's top economic planer has issued a notice asking local governments to upgrade their rural power grids in a bid to boost the nation's rural power infrastructure and improve the lives of rural residents in the next five years.

Energy crunch looming

2011-05-17 09:16:19

Power shortages that gripped many parts of the country in recent months could herald the worst energy crunch in years amid growing concerns that economic growth may suffer.

China's nuclear projects approval to be restarted

2011-05-16 16:02:12

Examination and approval of China’s nuclear projects may restart soon, but access standards will likely be enhanced, China Business News (CBN) reported Monday.

Shenhua reaps huge profits from CTL project

2011-05-16 09:23:42

Shenhua Group, China's largest coal producer, has made huge profits from its pilot coal-to-liquid (CTL) project in north China in the first three months of this year, a company executive said Saturday.

Power crisis forces halt to diesel exports

2011-05-14 10:17:59

China will halt diesel exports to guarantee domestic supply of the fuel as electricity outages continue to put pressure on the country's power supplies.

Energy aid is being misused, audit finds

2011-05-14 09:13:19

Some Chinese enterprises have misused or fraudulently acquired subsidies assigned by the central government to boost energy efficiency, the nation's top auditing office said on Friday.

CGNPG uranium subsidiary develops new mines

2011-05-14 09:04:58

The uranium subsidiary of China Guangdong Nuclear Power Group (CGNPG) said it is developing two large mines in China's Guangdong province and the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.

China to set limits on new-energy JVs

2011-05-13 15:16:12

China plans to limit foreign investors' investment proportion in new projects for key components of new-energy vehicles to under 50 percent, the National Business Daily (NBD) reported.

Huaneng revives plan for share sale

2011-05-13 13:26:45

Huaneng Renewables Corp plans to revive a Hong Kong initial share sale after cutting the size of the offering by about 20 percent to $1 billion, said two people with knowledge of the matter.

'Keep buildings simple to save energy'

2011-05-13 13:11:56

The central government is urging its branches at all levels to avoid constructing public buildings that are peculiar shapes in a bid to cut down on energy consumption.

Expert: Power goal is attainable

2011-05-13 09:09:29

China 'will reach 70 gW capacity' despite nuke plant approval freeze