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Brief History

2009-08-17

 

1972 

 

Guangdong Geothermal Energy Research Lab, established.

 

1978

 

Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion(GIEC), Chinese Academy of Sciences(CAS), was founded in 1978.

 

1998

 

In April 1998, the former Guangdong Satellite Observation Station, Chinese Academy of Sciences was affiliated. In the same year, the institute was determined as the base institute of high technology R&D by CAS.

 

1999

 

The Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of New and Renewable Energy was first conceived and prepared for application since 1995. It was formally approved for its first phase of construction in 1999.

 

2001

 

Key Lab of Renewable Energy and Natural Gas Hydrate, Chinese Academy of Sciences, was formally approved and entitled by Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2001.

 

2002

 

The Institute entered into Innovation Engineering of CAS.

 

 2003

 

The Institute was moved to Wushan District from Huanghuagang District.

 

2007

 

National International R & D Center of Renewable Energy General Technology was approved. China Patent Excellence Award.

 

2008

 

Access to the State Science and Technology Advancement Award, Second Class.