Golden Concord Group Limited ( “GCL” ) is an integrated energy service provider that specializes in clean energy, new energy, with diversified development of related industries. The businesses of GCL cover Power, PV, Natural Gas, New Energy Automobiles, and Green Smart City. Meantime, it proactively deploys semiconductor material and Energy Internet. Holding several listed companies including GCL-Poly, GCL System Integration and GCL New Energy, etc., GCL’s footprints have been across 31 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions in the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, as well as Africa, North America, Southeast Asia and Europe. As the world-leading PV material manufacturer and the prominent domestic non-public electric power enterprise, GCL serves as chairman member in Global Solar Council and Asian Photovoltaic Industry Association. Being the leading new energy enterprise among Top 500 Chinese enterprises in 2017, GCL has been ranking the third among Top 500 global new energy enterprises in 2017.
Upholding the Corporate Spirit of “Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Competition, Transcendence” that guides the development for almost three decades, GCL has become the top manufacturer in hi-tech PV and silicon materials by supplying 30% of efficient PV materials for the world. Highly benefiting from the solid & advanced silicon technology, GCL undertakes the challenging task of manufacturing semiconducting materials for China.
Up to now, GCL has achieved the second position of installed capacity of PV power station in the world, and has formed the most integrated PV industrial chain worldwide which boast of the largest collection of intellectual property. By constructing integrated natural gas industrial chains in the world, it realizes the utilization of clean energy from original source to terminal usage. Relying on its 30 years of expertise in electric power and its human resources, GCL deploys its business in Intelligent Energy & Energy Internet through the control and application of distributed and Intelligent Energy. By constructing power network, thermal network, natural gas pipeline network, information network and big data cloud platform, it has created a new model of energy interconnection that incorporates “supply, network, sales, customer, cloud”, thus transformed itself from an electricity provider to an integrated energy servicer. The combination of finance, industry and technological innovation also advances GCL’s development and the energy revolution, creating new engines for the industry at a full spectrum.
GCL attaches great importance to technological innovation. In 2016, integrating the R&D resources within the group, GCL Science & Technology Industrial Group was established, which encompasses Central Research Institute and Design General Institute. It is responsible for the research, development and promotion of new products, technologies and techniques. Its technological expertise covers the following fields: refining production of crystalline silicon, production of new nano-composite PV material, high-efficiency PV cell module technology, design and development of high-efficiency new energy system integration equipment, smart multi-energy micro-grid technology, big data analysis and its industrial application technology, high-efficiency energy storage nano-material, energy storage and power battery powertrain and electricity technology, and electric power simulation technology. Meanwhile, it is actively preparing for technologies like automobile charging technology, comprehensive energy management, and zero-carbon (low-carbon) architecture design, and gradually launch multiple competitive green energy products and solutions.
GCL actively responds to the “Belt & Road” Initiative, and has established branches in Vietnam, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, by giving a full play to its industrial strength. Meanwhile, GCL enhances investment in clean energy, and fully builds the oil and gas business in Ethiopia, the clean electricity business in Indonesia and Turkey, as well as the new energy industry in countries and regions including the United States, Japan, Australia and India, striving to form GCL’s global strategic layout in accordance with the “Belt & Road” Initiative.
In addition, GCL continues expansion in new businesses. In New Energy Automobile industry, with the deeply rooted philosophy of “electric, intelligent, interconnected and shared”, GCL makes great efforts to establish smart commute lifestyle that crosses over the fields of new energy automobile manufacture, operation, and integrated power charging/switching. By utilizing advantages in technology, equipment, human resource and technique in silicon industry, GCL takes its upgrade into the semiconducting industry, and completes industrial layout from electronic silicon, large wafer, to high power devices.
At present, GCL actively promotes its change in developing mode. Taking the industrial revolution as opportunity, supported by energy big data, fueled by technology and capital, and led by demand, GCL will establish a brand new value chain for power generation, saving, storage and usage, to provide integrated energy services, and promotes green and low-carbon development across the society. In the next three years, GCL shall outperform the market through value creation, strengthen the leadership of the Group, utilize the industrial synergy, balance the domestic and overseas businesses, lead the industry with technology, establish stronger industrial influence and fully demonstrate the unity of staff, to realize the GCL dream that “Powerful GCL, Prosperous Staff and Complimented by Society”.