NDRC: Solar Power Generation Increased by 24.7% YoY in Ten Months 2022

PVTIME – the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of China released data on power generation in the duration from January to October, 2022, in China, in the regular press conference held on November 16.

Meng Wei the spokesperson pointed out that the electricity generated by large-scale industrial power stations from January to October 2022 in China reached 7 trillion KWH, a year-on-year increase of 2.2%. That of October reached 661 billion KWH, a year-on-year increase of 1.3%, of which the electricity generated by thermal power, nuclear power, wind power and solar power achieved a growth of 3.2%, 7.4%, 19.2% and 24.7% respectively. In October, the power generation of wind power and solar power maintained a remarkable growth, while the hydro power generation decreased by 17.7%.