EDF, an important partner for China’s low-carbon development

Since the mid-80’s, EDF participated in the first large-scale nuclear power project in China as technical head. EDF made active contribution to the Chinese nuclear industry by participating in the construction of Daya Bay nuclear power station. EDF has diversified its business in thermal activities in the 90’s. 

In 2009, EDF became the first foreign investor in the Chinese nuclear power projects through the participation in Taishan EPR project. 

Currently, fitting the Chinese market’s trends, EDF is developing its renewable energies and energy services.

  • 40

    long-standing presence

  • 3,408

    installed capacity in China

Our flagship projects


Taishan 1 & 2

First EPR in the world, and first foreign investment in Chinese nuclear market


Dongtai Offshore Wind

First sino-foreign offshore wind project in China

Energy Service

Sanya district cooling

EDF’s first public cooling network in China

New business

Yuansuan SaaS

Teaming up with a Chinese start-up with strong expertise in cloud computing to develop together a digital platform for computer-assisted engineering

EDF Pulse Chin Awards

In 2023, EDF Pulse comes back to China! Join us in this new innovation program.

With China's vision of becoming carbon neutral by 2060, EDF looks forward to working closely with China's innovative community to promote collaborative innovation and contribute to China's low-carbon transition.

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