The Commercial section of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Beijing/Innovation Norway China’s Beijing office is looking for a new intern to start in September 2019.
IEA Projects: Demand from Asia Is Set to Power the Growth of Global Gas Industry over the Next Five Years
According to the most recent projections of the IEA, after another record year, global demand for natural gas is set to keep growing over the next five years, driven by strong consumption in fast-growing Asian economies and supported by the continued development of the international gas trade.
The 2019 Global Offshore Wind Summit is held in the Cantonese city of Yangjiang from May 31st to June 2nd.
To encourage and accelerate the deployment of hydrogen energy and promote sustainable growth, China plans to build four “hydrogen corridors” in the Yangtze River Delta region based on the expressway network in the area by 2021, with additional hydrogenation infrastructure facilities linking cities in the region.
On May the 8th, China’s National Energy Administration held an impromptu consultative forum in close regard with the construction and management of offshore wind, specifically, the forum aimed to discuss and potentially reconsider the much reported “over-strictness” situation of certain policies and regulations that had been scheduled to be put into place earlier this year.
According to the most up to date reporting from BJX Wind Power Netwrok, 5 new national policies further regulating China’s soaring wind market are very close to taking effect.
China daily claims on the April 22nd, 2019, that China’s offshore wind energy sector is expected to boom this year onward on the back of a maturing onshore segment, and the country’s accent on growth via high-quality manufacturing and consumption upgrade.
At the current stage, China is poised to overtake Germany and the UK as the world’s largest offshore wind power producer by 2022, but it needs foreign know-how to cut costs and boost competitiveness, according to the head of Global Wind Energy Council.
The MOU Signing Ceremony between Innovation Norway and China Wind Energy Association (hereafter as the CWEA) and the High-Level Reception of the Chinese-Norwegian Wind Industry were held at the ambassador’s residence in the Royal Norwegian Embassy on March 19th, 2019.