In the morning of March 4, Mr. Liu Qiang, Vice-Governor of Shandong Province, visited Yankuang to investigate clean coal-fired heating and pollution abatement for retail coal. Mr. Liu Qiang said that Shangdong Province will vigorously give Yankuang to support its industrial advantage playing to promote technology research and development and dissemination of clean and efficient utilization of coal.
Mr. Li Xiyong, Secretary of Yankuang CPC Committee and Board Chairman of Yankuang Group，said that since Yankuang started “Blue Sky Project” in 2015, the clean and efficient utilization technologies of coal have been fully approved by the Ministry of Ecological Environment. Yankuang will focus on the ultra-low emissions in the whole process of coal combustion, conduct in-depth research and application of the world's most advanced combustion technologies and stoves, seize the high ground in the efficient and clean use of coal to build a new type of energy enterprise that integrates coal clean production, clean processing, clean combustion and clean emissions. Yankuang will strive to act as a demonstrator of clean and efficient utilization of coal and the pioneer of the blue sky defense within the next one-to-two years.
Mr. Liu Qiang said that as a major coal consuming province in China, the industrial structure based on resource endowment of Shandong Province cannot be changed in the short term. Therefore it’s necessary to strengthen clean and efficient utilization of coal. In this respect, Yankuang has been the superior company of Shandong Province.
Mr. Liu Qiang said that Shandong will strive to be a pilot province in China for clean utilization of coal and the provincial government will further enhance its supports to Yankuang to strengthen technology research and development of clean and efficient utilization of coal.