Chongqing Haizhuang Windpower Equipment Co. Ltd. (HZ Windpower), based in China, has received approval from the Ministry of Science and Technology of Chongqing Municipality for its study on key technology and model testing for marine hydrokinetic (MHK) power.
According to the company, the study includes:
The working principal of a MHK generator and its development road map;
Hydrodynamic simulation and blade design; and
Tests of a scaled model, vertical axis drag force blade that has a top suspension support.
Chongqing’s population is estimated at more than 30 million, which makes it the largest and the largest direct-controlled municipality in China. Chongqing Municipality comprises 21 districts, 13 counties, and four autonomous counties.
HZ Windpower was founded in 2004 by the consolidation of its affiliated companies and research institutes. It is an advanced technological industrial company specializing in the development and manufacture of large wind power equipment and related main components.