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The Scientists of EDF’s R&D Department Took a Visit to Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion


On 21st July, the scientists of EDF’s R&D Department, Dr. Alain Yuan, the Manager of Asian & Pacific Affairs and Scientific & Technological Cooperation Relationship with China, and Mr. Pascal Dalicieux, the Project Manager of Heat Pump, took a visit to Guangzhou Institute of Energy (GIEC), Chinese Academy of Sciences. Dr. Zhouyu ZHOU, Director of Science & Technology Division of GIEC, Prof. Weibin MA, Group Leader of Geothermal Energy, and Prof. Ziping FENG, Group Leader of Air-Conditioning and Energy Storage, warmly received visitors.

Dr. Zhouyu ZHOU gave the visitors a brief introduction to GIEC, and Prof. Weibin MA and Prof. Ziping FENGrespectively introduced the research and application progress of heat pump project. Two guests also introduced the work of EDF in energy-saving and new energy development.

  Two guests were deeply interested in the research on new energy and renewable energy of GIEC. While gave a high appraisal of research work of GIEC, two guests also solemnly said that they will pay close attention to the research development of GIEC, and strive to promote the cooperation between EDF’s R&D Department and GIEC.

  Through this visit, mutual understanding was enhanced and friendly relations were founded, and the exchanges and cooperation between GIEC and France went a further step.