China Offshore Wind Power Capacity to Reach 30GW, Xinhua Says

China will increase offshore wind power installed capacity to five gigawatts by 2015 and 30 gigawatts by 2020, Xinhua News Agency reported today, citing the National Energy Administration at a meeting in Jiangsu province.

Public tender for the second round of offshore wind power concession projects with a total installed capacity of up to 2 gigawatts will be completed during the first half of 2012, according to the report.