Jiayuguan City, China [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] Solarfun Power Holdings Co. Ltd. announced that Jiangsu Linyang Solarfun Co. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Solarfun, has signed an agreement with the government of Jiayuguan City, Gansu Province, under which Solarfun will build a 100-megawatt (MW) solar power plant. To support this project, Solarfun agreed to construct a module production facility in Jiayuguan City.
The actualy build out of this project is subject to feasibility studies, financing and further government approval Solarfun said.
“Jiayuguan is a famous tourist attraction in western China. Its abundant sunshine makes it an attractive location for solar projects. We have interviewed many solar module suppliers in China and are confident that Solarfun will be a good partner for our development,” said Jingchang Zhang, Vice Mayor of Jiayuguan City.
This project is one of many set to built in China as part of the country’s Golden Sun program which has set a target of 20 MW of solar in each province of China.