spic news: china's 1st offshore wind power project with competitive allocation starts construction in shanghai
on december 17, 2020, the commencement ceremony of shanghai fengxian offshore wind power project, the first domestic offshore wind power project with competitive allocation, was held in the northern waters of hangzhou bay in shanghai. the project has a planned installed capacity of 200 mw, which involves the simultaneous construction of a 220 kv offshore booster station and an onshore centralized control center. as the largest single wind power project in shanghai, it will strengthen innovation in unit selection, wind farm design, wind farm construction and smart operation and maintenance. sep is committed to build the project into a smart offshore wind farm with "leading innovation and high-end demonstration", contributing to shanghai's goal of building a green and environment-friendly city. the project is expected to be connected to the grid by the end of 2021. after commercial operation, it will provide 596,398,400 kwh of electricity for the grid every year, saving about 184,300 tons of standard coal annually.