On October 31, Eight parallel major discussions under the “2016 International Forum on Energy Transitions” were held in Suzhou. GCL Chairman Zhu Gongshan and several senior management staff from GCL Headquarters and industry segments attended relevant discussions during the event. The “Voice of GCL”, presenting new ideas at the International Forum on Energy Transitions, resonated among the attending guests.
Zhu Gongshan Elected as 2016 Chinese Energy Person of the Year, GCL Intelligence Energy wins Most Influential Pioneering Enterprise Award.
On September 21, 2016, the inaugural Energy Internet Leadership Forum with the theme of “Leading New Energy, Promoting Interconnection” and the Energy Internet Most Influential Pioneering Enterprises Award Ceremony were held in Beijing. GCL Group Chairman Zhu Gongshan was elected as the 2016 Chinese Energy Person of the Year, while GCL Intelligence Energy received the Most Influential Pioneering Enterprise Award.
GCL Intelligenc Energy Jinji Lake Project Receives 2016 Chinese Distributed Energy Outstanding Project Award
From August 17 to August 18, 2016, the 12th Chinese Distributed Energy International Summit was held in Shanghai. During the event, an awards ceremony was held for the year’s outstanding projects. The Jinji Lake Distributed Energy Project was the recipient of the Outstanding Project Award, with GCL Power (Group) Executive President Wang Shihong receiving the 2016 Chinese Distributed Energy Outstanding Contribution Award.
Jiangsu power demand response exceeds the total of North America and GCL Intelligence Energy sees 14-fold YoY growth
As a result of a multi-day heatwave, since July 21 the power usage in Jiangsu Province has hit new records. According to State Grid Jiangsu Electric Power at its 2016 Summer Peak Press Conference, as of July 26 at 12:50, the province had seen a maximum power load of up to 92.44 million kW. Over a period of six days, seven new records were set, with YoY increase of 9.0%. A total of 13 cities in the province recorded new historical highs for power load.
Recently, on the first day that GCL South Electricity Sales Corporation was announced a licensed electricity sales entity, two of its clients, a large cooling equipment company as well as a glass manufacturer in Guangzhou, purchased 17 million kWh of electricity via a competitive bid, thus turning a new page for GCL’s electricity business.