The Changlongshan pumped storage power station, under development in China’s Zhejiang province, will have a total installed capacity of 2.1gigawatts. Photo: Xinhua The Changlongshan pumped storage power station, under development in China’s Zhejiang province, will have a total installed capacity of 2.1gigawatts. Photo: Xinhua
The Changlongshan pumped storage power station, under development in China’s Zhejiang province, will have a total installed capacity of 2.1gigawatts. Photo: Xinhua
Energy

China pumps up hydropower storage plans to meet climate commitments

  • After failing to meet 2020 target for pumped storage, Beijing aims to double capacity in the next five years
  • Energy storage will be essential if the country is to meet its pledge to more than double renewable sources over the next decade

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The Changlongshan pumped storage power station, under development in China’s Zhejiang province, will have a total installed capacity of 2.1gigawatts. Photo: Xinhua The Changlongshan pumped storage power station, under development in China’s Zhejiang province, will have a total installed capacity of 2.1gigawatts. Photo: Xinhua
The Changlongshan pumped storage power station, under development in China’s Zhejiang province, will have a total installed capacity of 2.1gigawatts. Photo: Xinhua
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