PVTIME – The 53rd of World Earth Day is celebrated on April 22, on this special occasion, Asia Clean Capital Investment Holdings Limited (“ACC”) has officially signed an energy management contract with Eastroc Beverage (Group) Co., Ltd (hereinafter referred to as Eastroc Beverage) for the distributed photovoltaic power project with installed capacity of 3.2 megawatt. ACC will 100% control and build the solar project for Eastroc Beverage factory in Nanning, and also provide one-step energy services including investment, system design, construction, and long-term operation and maintenance.
With carbon neutrality becoming a global trend, the “fast forward button” has been pressed all around the world, renewable energy represented by photovoltaic and wind power is gradually accelerating both domestic and international. Based on the “dual carbon” target, China’s energy policy in the medium and long term will be to promote of new energy continuously and establish a new power system with new energy as the main body. Eastroc Beverage, well-known as “the first energy drink enterprise in China”, also responds to the “dual carbon” policy actively by increasing of energy resources utilization efficiency and ensuring green production. It aims to boost high-quality economic development and improve ecological environment.
This photovoltaic power project is in Eastroc food and beverage production base in Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. PV power system will be installed on enterprise’s rooftop of idleness, which will adopt the mode of “generate power for self-use, surplus electricity sold to the state”. The green electricity generated by the power system will be bought by Eastroc Beverage at a fixed discount to meet the factory’s power demand monthly, and its electricity cost will be significantly reduced. In the meanwhile, the distributed solar system will also provide many sustainability related benefits. Over its lifetime, it will save approximately 60,145 tons of CO2, or the equivalent of 11.57 tons of SO2, saving water by about 87,471 tons. In addition to monetary savings, it will help Eastroc Beverage Group to achieve its corporate social responsibility goals as well.