From：SDChina Time：2016/08/15 12:46:02 Hits：1459
The First Training Session of 2017 Solar Decathlon China, i.e. Solar Decathlon China (SDC) Forum Low-carbon Smart Urbanization was held in Dezhou on July 27, 2016.
Solar Decathlon China (SDC) Forum: Low-carbon Smart Urbanization
The training session lasted 3 days and mainly consisted of four main parts, i.e. training for competition teams, the press conference of the government of Dezhou on the First Training Session of Solar Decathlon China, SDC Forum and village visit. The training for competition teams was held at Dezhou Administration College on July 27. The members of 22 competition teams from 49 colleges and universities in 11 countries took part in the lottery of the competition venue. All experts are divided into four groups, i.e. competition rules and logistics interpretation, competition judging and scoring, automated scoring system and delivery of competition results, electrical specification and smart grid, and safety, to offer training to competition teams separately. Besides, all competition teams paid a visit to the competition venue of 2017 SDC in groups.
The Scene of the First Training Session of 2017 SDC
Competition Teams Paid a Visit to the Competition Venue
Yang Jiuqing, Deputy Mayor of Dezhou, Met the Members of SDC Organization Committee and the Representatives of SDC Participants
The Organization Committee of 2017 SDC and the government of Dezhou held the press conference on the First Training Session of 2017 SDC at the news center of the People’s Government of Dezhou. At the press conference, the government of Dezhou, the organization committee of SDC and related experts respectively introduced SDC and the preparatory work for SDC in details. The preparatory work for 2017 SDC was under way.
The Scene of the Press Conference on the First Training Session of 2017 SDC
SDC Forum Low-carbon Smart Urbanization was held at Kangbo Hotel, Dezhou on July 28. Liang Zhipeng, deputy director of New Energy & Renewable Energy Department of National Energy Administration of China, Richard King, the founder of SD, Hu Weiping, chairman of China Overseas Development Association, Wei Jianqiang, deputy director of Shandong Development and Reform Commission, Wang Mengxue, head of Energy Department of Shandong Development and Reform Commission, Chen Fei, deputy secretary and mayor of Dezhou, Jing Wenxin, member of the Standing Committee of the Party Committee of Dezhou and director of the Department of Propaganda of Dezhou, Liu Changqing, secretary general of the People’s Government of Dezhou, Yin Hongxi, secretary general of the Advisory Committee of SDC, associate professor of Washington University in St. Louis, and chief technology officer of Broad Homes Industrial Co., Ltd., Li Ang, secretary general of Beijing Organization Committee of SDC, and leaders of enterprises attended this training session.
Liang Zhipeng, Deputy Director of New Energy & Renewable Energy Department of National Energy Administration of China
In a speech on the training session, deputy director Liang Zhipeng said, the holding of SDC would inject new vitality into the development of Dezhou and set an example for the application of new energy, and SDC was designed to display a future sustainable, clean and good new-type urbanization image to the world.
Chen Fei, Deputy Decretory and Mayor of Dezhou
Chen Fei, mayor of Dezhou, said, Dezhou was very honored to hold this professional competition, which integrated the world’s most advanced solar energy utilization technology and the world’s most successful young talents in solar energy field. For Dezhou, it’s a great pleasure to have so many competition teams get together in Dezhou. Dezhou is willing to open the door and provide all possible support for global elites to execute the global solar plan. Let’s work together to contribute the proposal of Dezhou to the world in terms of new energy utilization and new-type urbanization. Richard King, the father of solar energy, and Hu Weiping, chairman of China Overseas Development Association, gave speeches in succession, and extended their congratulations to 2017 SDC.
Solar Decathlon China (SDC) Forum Low-carbon Smart Urbanization
In the subsequent forum, all relevant business representatives and experts conducted in-depth discussions on how to effectively consolidate superior resources such as energy industry, properties and construction industry, home appliances industry, finance industry, and transportation industry in combination with the value of SD on the path of facilitation of China’s new-type low-carbon smart urbanization. They had hot discussions about “New Town, New Energy”, “New Town, New Model”, “New Town, New Transport”, and “New Town, New Dezhou”, shared their own experience, and communicated with each other. The retrospective exhibition of all previous sessions of SD in synchronization with the forum was well received by the audience, including guests and members of competition teams.
The Organization Committee of SDC and Beijing East Environment Energy Technology Co., Ltd. Entered into a Strategic Cooperation Agreement
During the forum, Solar Decathlon China (SDC) signed strategic cooperation agreements with Energy Cooperation Program (ECP) and Beijing East Environment Energy Technology Co., Ltd. respectively. Both the organization committee and Energy Cooperation Program (ECP) wished to increase cooperation in terms of resource integration and resource sharing. ECP will cooperate with SDC to recommend more enterprises and institutions in the clean energy sector of US to the platform of SDC, provide full support for the innovation in clean energy industry and the landing of Sino-US cooperation projects, and provide opportunities for the industrialization of more student works; besides, the wisdom of young people all over the world will bring more vitality to enterprises. Both the Organization Committee of SDC and Beijing East Environment Energy Technology Co., Ltd. wish to conduct comprehensive and in-depth cooperation in terms of investment in distributed PV power generation stations, energy internet platforms and power grid dispatching.
In the morning of July 29, all leaders and experts, together with competition teams, paid a visit to the villages in Dezhou to be transformed and made preparations for the forthcoming 100-village improvement program.
The holding of this training session received strong support from leaders, social elites and students and meanwhile enhanced confidence in successfully holding 2017 SDC.
Solar Decathlon China (SDC) is a green energy building technology competition that is designed to promote the adjustment of energy structure and facilitate the development of green energy resources and regards worldwide colleges and universities as its participating units. The purpose of the competition is to rely on the technologies and ideas of the world’s top research, development and design teams to combine green energy with architectural design closely and to design, build and operate a fully functioning, comfortable, livable, and sustainable new energy living space, accordingly proving that a residence just relying on green energy could be a fully functioning, comfortable and sustainable living space. The holding of SDC reflects that China attaches great importance to the application and promotion of new energy and earnestly implements the responsibility for energy conservation and emission reduction. We hope that SDC could speed up the adjustment of energy structure, strengthen the industry-university-research cooperation and exchanges of green energy internationalization, and facilitate the innovation, development and commercialization of relevant technologies.