26 Jun '12, 5pm

China's First Wind-farm Lull Limits Outlook for Sinovel

China's First Wind-farm Lull Limits Outlook for Sinovel

Developers will install 18.6 gigawatts of windmills, 7 percent less than last year, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. The state is curbing construction on land so that power-delivery grids can catch up with the explosive growth of wind energy in recent years. At the same time, the government has failed to start sea- based plants on schedule as officials disagree over sites. That jeopardizes China’s goal to rival Europe by 2020 as the largest installer offshore, a faster-growing global market dominated by European turbine makers such as Siemens AG and targeted by China’s Sinovel and Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co. “I see these goals as very unrealistic,” said Caitlin Pollock, a San Francisco-based analyst at IHS Emerging Energy Research. China’s setback in ocean-based wind farms may restrict sales for Sinovel, Goldwind and Chinese competitors “striving t...

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