(Yicai Global) June 27 -- A 30-megawatt-peak photovoltaic project in Zhejiang Zheneng Electric Power Co.'s [SHA:600023] Jiaxing power plant officially entered the generation stage upon being connected to the grid on May 31.
The photovoltaic station will offer 28.13 million kilowatt-hours of green power to Jiaxing annually, making the Jiaxing facility the area's leading provider of renewable energy capacity among coal-fired plants and advancing the Hangzhou-Jiaxing-Huzhou region's emission- and smog-reduction campaigns.
Photovoltaic panels were installed on roughly 103 acres of spare land at the plant, including green areas as well as the sites of the plant's phase IV project and ash silo.
Zhejiang Zheneng Electric Power Co., Zhejiang Energy Group Co.'s major electric power business asset, mainly deals in the thermal energy business, sidelining in heating power product supply and nuclear power investment. Zhejiang Zheneng Electric Power has increasingly backed power production in recent years and has grown into a regionally and nationally recognized energy giant.