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MingYang and BASF win 500MW backing in China

RICHARD HEAP

June 4, 2024

MingYang Smart Energy and German chemicals group BASF have won approval from regulators in Zhanjiang in China’s Guandong Province to build a 500MW offshore wind farm.

The companies are developing the Xuwen Dongsan Offshore Wind Power Demonstration Project through a joint venture in which MingYang owns 90% and BASF owns 10%. Construction is scheduled to start in 2024 with commissioning due by the end of 2025.