30 Sep '14, 11am

Chinese cleantech investor aims at 50 GW of renewable energy capacity via @Solarserver

Cheng Kin Ming, whose recent investments in solar companies are estimated to be worth nearly USD 20 billion - making him the world's largest private investor in clean technologies - is speaking publicly for the first time about his strategy to accelerate the world's transition to green cities. His approach is to identify the world's best, complementary clean technology companies to create entire supply chains, across multiple verticals, to produce integrated solutions on an enormous scale. Cheng, founder and chairman of Hong Kong-based Asia Pacific Resources Development Investment (APRD), on September 29th , 2014 unveiled his vision for the “Age of Green Cities” at The Next Generation Solar PV Finance event in New York. "Clean energy brings a much brighter future for mankind and mother earth. Investors and entrepreneurs should be focused on this sector," said Mr. Cheng. "B...

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