Sinopec starts building onshore wind power project

China Petroleum and Chemical Corp, the world’s largest refiner by volume, also known as Sinopec Group, started construction of the company’s first onshore wind power project, the Dali distributed wind generation project, on Tuesday. The 20 MW project is in Northwest China’s Shaanxi province and contains eight wind generating units. It will be put into operation by the end of

Shaanxi focuses on innovation drive

Shaanxi province has stepped up efforts to advance innovation-driven development and protect local ecosystems. President Xi Jinping said during a visit to the province in 2015 that Shaanxi has entered “a stage of catching up”, and on a visit in April last year he said it needed to “strive to write a new chapter of accelerated growth in the new

Rural renewal spells economic transformation

Policy, innovative tech-inspired investments and ecological farming create magic. In Northwest China’s Shaanxi province, famous for its rich coal resources, Miaowan, a township in Tongchuan city, is now better known as “Shiitake Mushroom Town” because the edible fungus business has transformed lives and society. Such transformations are not limited to people. Even landscapes in the province are witness to enormous