Three Gorges project signed


Taicang Zhongke Saino New Energy Technology Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of the company BenAn Energy, signed an agreement with the Shanghai Design Institute for a supply of 2.5MW/6MWh aqueous sodium-ion battery energy storage systems. The owner of the project is the China Three Gorges Corporation, located in the Three Gorges Modern Energy Demonstration Park in Ulanqab City, Inner Mongolia. In cooperation with more than 20 domestic top scientific research institutions including Tsinghua University, North China Electric Power University, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Tianjin University - the focus is to design and build 13 scientific research demonstration projects and 2 laboratories in Ulanqab, with a total investment of more than 1.5 billion yuan.

BenAn Energy will support the demonstration project by installing aqueous sodium-ion battery systems to represent the new battery energy storage technology in China.

The Three Gorges Group’s technology research and development test base response to the goal of "carbon neutrality“. The strategic support towards large-scale renewable energy storages & sources is one of the important measures to promote the country's energy transformation incl. the economic and social development.